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 11:00:00 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 11:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 19' ||South|
|Longitude: ||25° 00' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.29 meters/second, 1549.0 km/hour, 962.5 miles/hour or 836.4 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' 28.0"||962.41 mi||west||0° 09' 10.7"||10.52 mi||north||962.82 mi|
|24 hours||13° 25' 14.1"||895.46 mi||east||4° 02' 29.5"||277.85 mi||north||945.08 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mongu||Sat 1:00 PM||201 km||125 miles||108 nm|| W|
|Lusaka||Sat 1:00 PM||352 km||218 miles||190 nm|| E|
|Kabwe||Sat 1:00 PM||383 km||238 miles||207 nm|| ENE|
|Kitwe||Sat 1:00 PM||444 km||276 miles||240 nm|| NE|
|Ndola||Sat 1:00 PM||469 km||291 miles||253 nm|| ENE|
|Lubumbashi||Sat 1:00 PM||485 km||302 miles||262 nm|| NNE|
|Rundu *||Sat 1:00 PM||629 km||391 miles||339 nm|| WSW|
|Bulawayo||Sat 1:00 PM||656 km||408 miles||354 nm|| SE|
|Luena||Sat 12:00 Noon||676 km||420 miles||365 nm|| NW|
|Gweru||Sat 1:00 PM||686 km||426 miles||370 nm|| SE|
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