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 10:14:00 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 10:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 29' ||South|
|Longitude: ||26° 05' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.71 meters/second, 1518.1 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' 27.3"||943.15 mi||west||0° 04' 21.6"||5.00 mi||north||943.36 mi|
|24 hours||14° 50' 25.0"||973.71 mi||east||2° 21' 23.7"||162.07 mi||north||993.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bulawayo||Wed 12:14 PM||322 km||200 miles||174 nm|| SE|
|Francistown||Wed 12:14 PM||334 km||207 miles||180 nm|| SSE|
|Gweru||Wed 12:14 PM||408 km||253 miles||220 nm|| ESE|
|Lusaka||Wed 12:14 PM||412 km||256 miles||222 nm|| NE|
|Mongu||Wed 12:14 PM||474 km||294 miles||256 nm|| NW|
|Kabwe||Wed 12:14 PM||513 km||319 miles||277 nm|| NNE|
|Masvingo||Wed 12:14 PM||530 km||329 miles||286 nm|| ESE|
|Harare||Wed 12:14 PM||531 km||330 miles||286 nm|| E|
|Molepolole||Wed 12:14 PM||659 km||409 miles||356 nm|| S|
|Ndola||Wed 12:14 PM||667 km||415 miles||360 nm|| NNE|
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