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 10:04:00 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 10:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 29' ||South|
|Longitude: ||28° 29' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.68 meters/second, 1518.0 km/hour, 943.3 miles/hour or 819.7 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' 27.2"||943.08 mi||west||0° 04' 20.1"||4.97 mi||north||943.29 mi|
|24 hours||14° 50' 35.4"||973.83 mi||east||2° 20' 52.7"||161.48 mi||north||993.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gweru||Wed 12:04 PM||177 km||110 miles||95 nm|| SE|
|Bulawayo||Wed 12:04 PM||185 km||115 miles||100 nm|| S|
|Harare||Wed 12:04 PM||282 km||175 miles||152 nm|| ENE|
|Masvingo||Wed 12:04 PM||303 km||189 miles||164 nm|| SE|
|Francistown||Wed 12:04 PM||314 km||195 miles||169 nm|| SSW|
|Lusaka||Wed 12:04 PM||341 km||212 miles||184 nm|| N|
|Mutare||Wed 12:04 PM||444 km||276 miles||240 nm|| E|
|Kabwe||Wed 12:04 PM||448 km||278 miles||242 nm|| N|
|Polokwane||Wed 12:04 PM||607 km||377 miles||328 nm|| S|
|Ndola||Wed 12:04 PM||610 km||379 miles||329 nm|| N|
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