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 10:24:00 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 10:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 28' ||South|
|Longitude: ||23° 41' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.74 meters/second, 1518.3 km/hour, 943.4 miles/hour or 819.8 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' 27.7"||943.22 mi||west||0° 04' 23.0"||5.03 mi||north||943.44 mi|
|24 hours||14° 50' 14.4"||973.59 mi||east||2° 21' 54.7"||162.66 mi||north||993.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mongu||Wed 12:24 PM||358 km||223 miles||193 nm|| N|
|Rundu *||Wed 12:24 PM||419 km||260 miles||226 nm|| W|
|Francistown||Wed 12:24 PM||500 km||311 miles||270 nm|| SE|
|Bulawayo||Wed 12:24 PM||548 km||340 miles||296 nm|| ESE|
|Lusaka||Wed 12:24 PM||594 km||369 miles||321 nm|| NE|
|Gweru||Wed 12:24 PM||655 km||407 miles||354 nm|| E|
|Kabwe||Wed 12:24 PM||676 km||420 miles||365 nm|| NE|
|Molepolole||Wed 12:24 PM||684 km||425 miles||370 nm|| SSE|
|Gaborone||Wed 12:24 PM||723 km||449 miles||390 nm|| SSE|
|Menongue||Wed 11:24 AM||765 km||475 miles||413 nm|| WNW|
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