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 10:32:00 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 10:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 05' ||South|
|Longitude: ||36° 36' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.73 meters/second, 1539.8 km/hour, 956.8 miles/hour or 831.4 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"||15.95 mi||west||0° 00' 07.4"||0.14 mi||north||15.95 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 32.4"||956.68 mi||west||0° 07' 28.9"||8.58 mi||north||957.01 mi|
|24 hours||14° 16' 33.6"||948.95 mi||east||3° 27' 59.8"||238.35 mi||north||985.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Zomba||Thu 12:32 PM||156 km||97 miles||84 nm|| WNW|
|Blantyre||Thu 12:32 PM||174 km||108 miles||94 nm|| W|
|Nampula||Thu 12:32 PM||305 km||189 miles||164 nm|| ENE|
|Lilongwe||Thu 12:32 PM||383 km||238 miles||207 nm|| NW|
|Beira||Thu 12:32 PM||455 km||283 miles||246 nm|| SSW|
|Mutare||Thu 12:32 PM||527 km||327 miles||285 nm|| SW|
|Mzuzu||Thu 12:32 PM||583 km||362 miles||315 nm|| NNW|
|Harare||Thu 12:32 PM||622 km||387 miles||336 nm|| WSW|
|Moroni||Thu 1:32 PM||875 km||544 miles||472 nm|| ENE|
|Lusaka||Thu 12:32 PM||895 km||556 miles||483 nm|| W|
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