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 10:32:00 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 10:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 27' ||South|
|Longitude: ||21° 46' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.76 meters/second, 1518.4 km/hour, 943.5 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' 22.5"||15.73 mi||west||0° 00' 04.2"||0.08 mi||north||15.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 27.9"||943.28 mi||west||0° 04' 24.1"||5.05 mi||north||943.49 mi|
|24 hours||14° 50' 06.0"||973.49 mi||east||2° 22' 19.5"||163.14 mi||north||993.39 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rundu *||Wed 12:32 PM||220 km||137 miles||119 nm|| WNW|
|Windhoek *||Wed 12:32 PM||666 km||414 miles||360 nm|| SW|
|Francistown||Wed 12:32 PM||672 km||418 miles||363 nm|| ESE|
|Molepolole||Wed 12:32 PM||764 km||475 miles||413 nm|| SSE|
|Lusaka||Wed 12:32 PM||771 km||479 miles||416 nm|| ENE|
|Gaborone||Wed 12:32 PM||809 km||503 miles||437 nm|| SSE|
|Huambo||Wed 11:32 AM||902 km||560 miles||487 nm|| NW|
|Walvis Bay *||Wed 12:32 PM||906 km||563 miles||489 nm|| SW|
|Kitwe||Wed 12:32 PM||932 km||579 miles||503 nm|| NE|
|Lubango||Wed 11:32 AM||965 km||600 miles||521 nm|| WNW|
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