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 11:24:00 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 11:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 24' ||South|
|Longitude: ||9° 19' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.93 meters/second, 1519.0 km/hour, 943.8 miles/hour or 820.2 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' 04.5"||0.09 mi||north||15.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 29.3"||943.65 mi||west||0° 04' 31.4"||5.19 mi||north||943.87 mi|
|24 hours||14° 49' 10.1"||972.83 mi||east||2° 24' 59.7"||166.20 mi||north||993.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Wed 12:24 PM||589 km||366 miles||318 nm|| NE|
|Walvis Bay *||Wed 1:24 PM||740 km||460 miles||400 nm|| SE|
|Huambo||Wed 12:24 PM||928 km||576 miles||501 nm|| NE|
|Windhoek *||Wed 1:24 PM||935 km||581 miles||505 nm|| ESE|
|Menongue||Wed 12:24 PM||986 km||613 miles||532 nm|| ENE|
|Luanda||Wed 12:24 PM||1139 km||708 miles||615 nm|| NNE|
|Jamestown||Wed 11:24 AM||1622 km||1008 miles||876 nm|| W|
|Kinshasa||Wed 12:24 PM||1688 km||1049 miles||911 nm|| NNE|
|Brazzaville||Wed 12:24 PM||1693 km||1052 miles||914 nm|| NNE|
|Gaborone||Wed 1:24 PM||1852 km||1151 miles||1000 nm|| ESE|
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