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 Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 10:10:00 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: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 10:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 27' ||South|
|Longitude: ||37° 02' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.00 meters/second, 1548.0 km/hour, 961.9 miles/hour or 835.8 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"||16.03 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||north||16.03 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 23.7"||961.75 mi||west||0° 09' 06.0"||10.43 mi||north||962.16 mi|
|24 hours||13° 26' 56.5"||896.81 mi||east||4° 00' 59.2"||276.13 mi||north||945.91 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Zomba||Sat 12:10 PM||182 km||113 miles||98 nm|| W|
|Blantyre||Sat 12:10 PM||220 km||137 miles||119 nm|| W|
|Nampula||Sat 12:10 PM||243 km||151 miles||131 nm|| E|
|Lilongwe||Sat 12:10 PM||386 km||240 miles||208 nm|| WNW|
|Chipata||Sat 12:10 PM||512 km||318 miles||277 nm|| WNW|
|Beira||Sat 12:10 PM||538 km||335 miles||291 nm|| SSW|
|Mzuzu||Sat 12:10 PM||548 km||341 miles||296 nm|| NW|
|Mutare||Sat 12:10 PM||607 km||377 miles||328 nm|| SW|
|Harare||Sat 12:10 PM||690 km||429 miles||373 nm|| WSW|
|Moroni||Sat 1:10 PM||799 km||496 miles||431 nm|| ENE|
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