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 11:34:00 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 11:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 23' ||South|
|Longitude: ||6° 55' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.96 meters/second, 1519.1 km/hour, 943.9 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' 29.5"||943.72 mi||west||0° 04' 32.8"||5.21 mi||north||943.95 mi|
|24 hours||14° 48' 59.2"||972.70 mi||east||2° 25' 30.4"||166.78 mi||north||993.32 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Wed 12:34 PM||799 km||497 miles||432 nm|| ENE|
|Walvis Bay *||Wed 1:34 PM||939 km||583 miles||507 nm|| SE|
|Windhoek *||Wed 1:34 PM||1159 km||720 miles||626 nm|| ESE|
|Luanda||Wed 12:34 PM||1258 km||781 miles||679 nm|| NNE|
|Jamestown||Wed 11:34 AM||1371 km||852 miles||740 nm|| W|
|Kinshasa||Wed 12:34 PM||1804 km||1121 miles||974 nm|| NNE|
|Brazzaville||Wed 12:34 PM||1808 km||1123 miles||976 nm|| NNE|
|Cape Town||Wed 1:34 PM||2067 km||1285 miles||1116 nm|| SSE|
|São Tomé||Wed 11:34 AM||2071 km||1287 miles||1118 nm|| N|
|Gaborone||Wed 1:34 PM||2084 km||1295 miles||1126 nm|| ESE|
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