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 Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 10:14:00 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 hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 10:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 07' ||South|
|Longitude: ||40° 55' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.64 meters/second, 1539.5 km/hour, 956.6 miles/hour or 831.3 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' 23.4"||15.94 mi||west||0° 00' 07.4"||0.14 mi||north||15.94 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 31.4"||956.48 mi||west||0° 07' 26.8"||8.54 mi||north||956.81 mi|
|24 hours||14° 17' 03.4"||949.32 mi||east||3° 27' 17.6"||237.54 mi||north||986.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nampula||Thu 12:14 PM||210 km||130 miles||113 nm|| WNW|
|Moroni||Thu 1:14 PM||557 km||346 miles||301 nm|| NNE|
|Mutsamudu||Thu 1:14 PM||577 km||358 miles||312 nm|| NE|
|Mahajanga||Thu 1:14 PM||579 km||360 miles||313 nm|| E|
|Mamoutzou||Thu 1:14 PM||594 km||369 miles||321 nm|| NE|
|Blantyre||Thu 12:14 PM||634 km||394 miles||342 nm|| W|
|Beira||Thu 12:14 PM||764 km||475 miles||413 nm|| WSW|
|Antananarivo||Thu 1:14 PM||766 km||476 miles||413 nm|| ESE|
|Antsirabe||Thu 1:14 PM||768 km||477 miles||415 nm|| ESE|
|Lilongwe||Thu 12:14 PM||804 km||500 miles||434 nm|| WNW|
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