Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
The white dot symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, January 31, 2014 at 12:20:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
- The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: . At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 31, 2014 at 12:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 12' ||South|
|Longitude: ||5° 14' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.07 meters/second, 1580.7 km/hour, 982.2 miles/hour or 853.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 25.4"||16.37 mi||west||0° 00' 10.7"||0.21 mi||north||16.37 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 32.0"||982.12 mi||west||0° 10' 50.1"||12.41 mi||north||982.48 mi|
|24 hours||13° 30' 24.4"||919.58 mi||east||4° 33' 43.9"||313.54 mi||north||976.86 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Luanda||Fri 1:20 PM||892 km||554 miles||482 nm|| E|
|Cabinda||Fri 1:20 PM||924 km||574 miles||499 nm|| ENE|
|Pointe-Noire||Fri 1:20 PM||947 km||589 miles||512 nm|| NE|
|São Tomé||Fri 12:20 PM||1178 km||732 miles||636 nm|| N|
|Libreville||Fri 1:20 PM||1262 km||784 miles||682 nm|| NNE|
|Kinshasa||Fri 1:20 PM||1289 km||801 miles||696 nm|| ENE|
|Brazzaville||Fri 1:20 PM||1290 km||802 miles||697 nm|| ENE|
|Jamestown||Fri 12:20 PM||1344 km||835 miles||726 nm|| WSW|
|Malabo||Fri 1:20 PM||1594 km||990 miles||860 nm|| NNE|
|Yaoundé||Fri 1:20 PM||1704 km||1059 miles||920 nm|| NNE|
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