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 10:42:00 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 hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 2, 2014 at 10:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 04' ||South|
|Longitude: ||34° 12' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.78 meters/second, 1540.0 km/hour, 956.9 miles/hour or 831.5 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' 33.0"||956.79 mi||west||0° 07' 30.0"||8.60 mi||north||957.12 mi|
|24 hours||14° 16' 17.1"||948.74 mi||east||3° 28' 23.0"||238.79 mi||north||985.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Blantyre||Thu 12:42 PM||91 km||57 miles||49 nm|| ENE|
|Zomba||Thu 12:42 PM||141 km||88 miles||76 nm|| ENE|
|Lilongwe||Thu 12:42 PM||234 km||146 miles||127 nm|| NNW|
|Chipata||Thu 12:42 PM||316 km||196 miles||171 nm|| NNW|
|Mutare||Thu 12:42 PM||362 km||225 miles||195 nm|| SSW|
|Harare||Thu 12:42 PM||389 km||242 miles||210 nm|| WSW|
|Beira||Thu 12:42 PM||423 km||263 miles||228 nm|| S|
|Mzuzu||Thu 12:42 PM||510 km||317 miles||275 nm|| N|
|Nampula||Thu 12:42 PM||552 km||343 miles||298 nm|| E|
|Masvingo||Thu 12:42 PM||569 km||354 miles||307 nm|| SW|
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