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 11:10:00 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 11:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 18' ||South|
|Longitude: ||22° 36' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.35 meters/second, 1549.3 km/hour, 962.7 miles/hour or 836.5 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||16.05 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 28.8"||962.54 mi||west||0° 09' 11.6"||10.54 mi||north||962.95 mi|
|24 hours||13° 24' 53.6"||895.19 mi||east||4° 02' 47.3"||278.19 mi||north||944.92 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mongu||Sat 1:10 PM||57 km||36 miles||31 nm|| E|
|Rundu *||Sat 1:10 PM||419 km||261 miles||226 nm|| SW|
|Luena||Sat 12:10 PM||485 km||302 miles||262 nm|| NW|
|Menongue||Sat 12:10 PM||532 km||330 miles||287 nm|| W|
|Lusaka||Sat 1:10 PM||610 km||379 miles||329 nm|| E|
|Kabwe||Sat 1:10 PM||637 km||396 miles||344 nm|| E|
|Lubumbashi||Sat 1:10 PM||664 km||412 miles||358 nm|| NE|
|Kitwe||Sat 1:10 PM||666 km||414 miles||359 nm|| ENE|
|Huambo||Sat 12:10 PM||792 km||492 miles||428 nm|| WNW|
|Francistown||Sat 1:10 PM||832 km||517 miles||449 nm|| SE|
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