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 Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 06:26:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 18%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 06:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 32' ||South|
|Longitude: ||31° 52' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.76 meters/second, 1511.1 km/hour, 939.0 miles/hour or 816.0 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' 23.8"||15.65 mi||west||0° 00' 04.7"||0.09 mi||south||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 50.1"||938.72 mi||west||0° 04' 44.2"||5.43 mi||south||938.50 mi|
|24 hours||14° 43' 59.7"||960.61 mi||east||1° 14' 57.2"||85.94 mi||south||960.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mutare||Tue 8:26 AM||104 km||65 miles||56 nm|| NE|
|Masvingo||Tue 8:26 AM||124 km||77 miles||67 nm|| WSW|
|Harare||Tue 8:26 AM||207 km||129 miles||112 nm|| NNW|
|Gweru||Tue 8:26 AM||215 km||134 miles||116 nm|| W|
|Beira||Tue 8:26 AM||314 km||195 miles||169 nm|| E|
|Bulawayo||Tue 8:26 AM||350 km||218 miles||189 nm|| WSW|
|Francistown||Tue 8:26 AM||489 km||304 miles||264 nm|| WSW|
|Blantyre||Tue 8:26 AM||532 km||330 miles||287 nm|| NE|
|Polokwane||Tue 8:26 AM||543 km||338 miles||293 nm|| SSW|
|Lusaka||Tue 8:26 AM||593 km||369 miles||320 nm|| NW|
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