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 11:14:00 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 11:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 60' ||South|
|Longitude: ||26° 32' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.94 meters/second, 1540.6 km/hour, 957.3 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' 23.6"||15.96 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.14 mi||north||15.96 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 35.0"||957.14 mi||west||0° 07' 33.8"||8.67 mi||north||957.48 mi|
|24 hours||14° 15' 23.8"||948.07 mi||east||3° 29' 37.2"||240.21 mi||north||985.45 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lusaka||Thu 1:14 PM||198 km||123 miles||107 nm|| ENE|
|Kabwe||Thu 1:14 PM||269 km||167 miles||145 nm|| NE|
|Mongu||Thu 1:14 PM||372 km||231 miles||201 nm|| WNW|
|Kitwe||Thu 1:14 PM||397 km||247 miles||214 nm|| NNE|
|Ndola||Thu 1:14 PM||404 km||251 miles||218 nm|| NE|
|Lubumbashi||Thu 1:14 PM||491 km||305 miles||265 nm|| NNE|
|Bulawayo||Thu 1:14 PM||509 km||316 miles||275 nm|| SSE|
|Gweru||Thu 1:14 PM||518 km||322 miles||279 nm|| SE|
|Harare||Thu 1:14 PM||522 km||325 miles||282 nm|| ESE|
|Francistown||Thu 1:14 PM||582 km||362 miles||314 nm|| S|
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