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 Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 09:14:00 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 Wednesday, January 1, 2014 at 09:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 33' ||South|
|Longitude: ||40° 27' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.52 meters/second, 1517.5 km/hour, 942.9 miles/hour or 819.4 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' 22.3"||15.72 mi||west||0° 00' 04.2"||0.08 mi||north||15.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 25.9"||942.74 mi||west||0° 04' 13.1"||4.84 mi||north||942.94 mi|
|24 hours||14° 51' 26.9"||974.44 mi||east||2° 18' 16.8"||158.50 mi||north||993.45 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nampula||Wed 11:14 AM||401 km||249 miles||216 nm|| NNW|
|Beira||Wed 11:14 AM||608 km||378 miles||328 nm|| WSW|
|Toliara||Wed 12:14 PM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm|| SSE|
|Blantyre||Wed 11:14 AM||655 km||407 miles||354 nm|| WNW|
|Antsirabe||Wed 12:14 PM||707 km||439 miles||382 nm|| ESE|
|Antananarivo||Wed 12:14 PM||746 km||463 miles||403 nm|| E|
|Mamoutzou||Wed 12:14 PM||818 km||508 miles||442 nm|| NE|
|Moroni||Wed 12:14 PM||821 km||510 miles||443 nm|| NNE|
|Mutsamudu||Wed 12:14 PM||824 km||512 miles||445 nm|| NNE|
|Lilongwe||Wed 11:14 AM||874 km||543 miles||472 nm|| NW|
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