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 11:14:00 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 11:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 24' ||South|
|Longitude: ||11° 42' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.90 meters/second, 1518.8 km/hour, 943.8 miles/hour or 820.1 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' 04.3"||0.08 mi||north||15.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 29.0"||943.58 mi||west||0° 04' 29.9"||5.16 mi||north||943.80 mi|
|24 hours||14° 49' 20.9"||972.96 mi||east||2° 24' 29.0"||165.61 mi||north||993.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Wed 12:14 PM||430 km||267 miles||232 nm|| NNE|
|Swakopmund *||Wed 1:14 PM||557 km||346 miles||301 nm|| SSE|
|Walvis Bay *||Wed 1:14 PM||582 km||362 miles||314 nm|| SSE|
|Windhoek *||Wed 1:14 PM||727 km||452 miles||393 nm|| SE|
|Huambo||Wed 12:14 PM||758 km||471 miles||409 nm|| NE|
|Rundu *||Wed 1:14 PM||854 km||531 miles||461 nm|| E|
|Luanda||Wed 12:14 PM||1072 km||666 miles||579 nm|| N|
|Kinshasa||Wed 12:14 PM||1606 km||998 miles||867 nm|| NNE|
|Brazzaville||Wed 12:14 PM||1612 km||1002 miles||870 nm|| NNE|
|Gaborone||Wed 1:14 PM||1625 km||1009 miles||877 nm|| ESE|
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