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 11, 2013 at 11:10:00 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: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 11, 2013 at 11:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 27' ||South|
|Longitude: ||8° 24' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.37 meters/second, 1520.5 km/hour, 944.8 miles/hour or 821.0 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' 23.6"||15.75 mi||west||0° 00' 06.4"||0.12 mi||north||15.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 38.9"||944.64 mi||west||0° 06' 31.5"||7.48 mi||north||944.97 mi|
|24 hours||14° 12' 16.6"||932.21 mi||east||3° 09' 00.8"||216.64 mi||north||964.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Fri 12:10 PM||669 km||416 miles||361 nm|| NE|
|Walvis Bay *||Fri 1:10 PM||809 km||502 miles||437 nm|| SE|
|Huambo||Fri 12:10 PM||1006 km||625 miles||543 nm|| NE|
|Windhoek *||Fri 1:10 PM||1016 km||631 miles||548 nm|| ESE|
|Luanda||Fri 12:10 PM||1184 km||736 miles||640 nm|| NNE|
|Jamestown||Fri 11:10 AM||1527 km||949 miles||824 nm|| W|
|Kinshasa||Fri 12:10 PM||1734 km||1077 miles||936 nm|| NNE|
|Brazzaville||Fri 12:10 PM||1738 km||1080 miles||939 nm|| NNE|
|Gaborone||Fri 1:10 PM||1938 km||1204 miles||1046 nm|| ESE|
|Cape Town||Fri 1:10 PM||1984 km||1233 miles||1071 nm|| SSE|
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