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 11:04:00 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 11:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 01' ||South|
|Longitude: ||28° 56' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.89 meters/second, 1540.4 km/hour, 957.2 miles/hour or 831.8 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' 07.5"||0.14 mi||north||15.95 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 34.3"||957.03 mi||west||0° 07' 32.6"||8.65 mi||north||957.37 mi|
|24 hours||14° 15' 40.5"||948.28 mi||east||3° 29' 14.2"||239.77 mi||north||985.55 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lusaka||Thu 1:04 PM||96 km||60 miles||52 nm|| NW|
|Kabwe||Thu 1:04 PM||181 km||113 miles||98 nm|| NNW|
|Harare||Thu 1:04 PM||302 km||188 miles||163 nm|| SE|
|Ndola||Thu 1:04 PM||338 km||210 miles||182 nm|| N|
|Kitwe||Thu 1:04 PM||363 km||226 miles||196 nm|| NNW|
|Gweru||Thu 1:04 PM||392 km||243 miles||211 nm|| SSE|
|Bulawayo||Thu 1:04 PM||459 km||285 miles||248 nm|| S|
|Chipata||Thu 1:04 PM||479 km||297 miles||258 nm|| ENE|
|Masvingo||Thu 1:04 PM||492 km||306 miles||266 nm|| SSE|
|Lubumbashi||Thu 1:04 PM||507 km||315 miles||274 nm|| NNW|
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