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 10:30:00 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 10:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 24' ||South|
|Longitude: ||32° 13' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.11 meters/second, 1548.4 km/hour, 962.1 miles/hour or 836.1 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"||16.04 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||north||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 25.5"||962.02 mi||west||0° 09' 07.8"||10.46 mi||north||962.42 mi|
|24 hours||13° 26' 15.6"||896.27 mi||east||4° 01' 35.5"||276.82 mi||north||945.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Chipata||Sat 12:30 PM||199 km||124 miles||108 nm|| NNE|
|Lilongwe||Sat 12:30 PM||229 km||142 miles||123 nm|| NE|
|Harare||Sat 12:30 PM||297 km||184 miles||160 nm|| SSW|
|Blantyre||Sat 12:30 PM||302 km||188 miles||163 nm|| E|
|Mutare||Sat 12:30 PM||399 km||248 miles||216 nm|| S|
|Kabwe||Sat 12:30 PM||418 km||260 miles||226 nm|| WNW|
|Lusaka||Sat 12:30 PM||423 km||263 miles||228 nm|| W|
|Ndola||Sat 12:30 PM||471 km||293 miles||254 nm|| NW|
|Mzuzu||Sat 12:30 PM||477 km||296 miles||258 nm|| NNE|
|Gweru||Sat 12:30 PM||517 km||321 miles||279 nm|| SSW|
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