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 12:32:00 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 12:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 10' ||South|
|Longitude: ||2° 20' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.13 meters/second, 1580.9 km/hour, 982.3 miles/hour or 853.6 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' 32.7"||982.25 mi||west||0° 10' 50.9"||12.43 mi||north||982.60 mi|
|24 hours||13° 30' 07.0"||919.36 mi||east||4° 33' 56.4"||313.78 mi||north||976.70 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Fri 12:32 PM||1081 km||672 miles||584 nm|| SW|
|Luanda||Fri 1:32 PM||1205 km||749 miles||651 nm|| E|
|São Tomé||Fri 12:32 PM||1260 km||783 miles||680 nm|| NNE|
|Libreville||Fri 1:32 PM||1409 km||876 miles||761 nm|| NE|
|Kinshasa||Fri 1:32 PM||1571 km||976 miles||848 nm|| ENE|
|Brazzaville||Fri 1:32 PM||1571 km||976 miles||848 nm|| ENE|
|Malabo||Fri 1:32 PM||1698 km||1055 miles||917 nm|| NNE|
|Accra||Fri 12:32 PM||1761 km||1094 miles||951 nm|| N|
|Lome||Fri 12:32 PM||1807 km||1123 miles||976 nm|| N|
|Lagos||Fri 1:32 PM||1842 km||1145 miles||995 nm|| N|
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