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 11:42:00 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 11:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 22' ||South|
|Longitude: ||4° 60' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.99 meters/second, 1519.2 km/hour, 944.0 miles/hour or 820.3 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' 29.8"||943.78 mi||west||0° 04' 33.9"||5.23 mi||north||944.01 mi|
|24 hours||14° 48' 50.4"||972.60 mi||east||2° 25' 55.0"||167.25 mi||north||993.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Wed 12:42 PM||983 km||611 miles||531 nm|| ENE|
|Jamestown||Wed 11:42 AM||1172 km||728 miles||633 nm|| WNW|
|Windhoek *||Wed 1:42 PM||1345 km||836 miles||726 nm|| ESE|
|Luanda||Wed 12:42 PM||1380 km||858 miles||745 nm|| NE|
|Kinshasa||Wed 12:42 PM||1917 km||1191 miles||1035 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Wed 12:42 PM||1921 km||1193 miles||1037 nm|| NE|
|São Tomé||Wed 11:42 AM||2078 km||1291 miles||1122 nm|| N|
|Libreville||Wed 12:42 PM||2132 km||1325 miles||1151 nm|| NNE|
|Cape Town||Wed 1:42 PM||2180 km||1354 miles||1177 nm|| SE|
|Gaborone||Wed 1:42 PM||2273 km||1412 miles||1227 nm|| ESE|
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