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 11:22:00 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 11:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 59' ||South|
|Longitude: ||24° 37' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.98 meters/second, 1540.7 km/hour, 957.4 miles/hour or 831.9 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' 35.5"||957.23 mi||west||0° 07' 34.7"||8.68 mi||north||957.57 mi|
|24 hours||14° 15' 10.4"||947.90 mi||east||3° 29' 55.7"||240.56 mi||north||985.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mongu||Thu 1:22 PM||176 km||110 miles||95 nm|| WNW|
|Lusaka||Thu 1:22 PM||398 km||247 miles||215 nm|| E|
|Kabwe||Thu 1:22 PM||447 km||277 miles||241 nm|| ENE|
|Kitwe||Thu 1:22 PM||524 km||326 miles||283 nm|| NE|
|Ndola||Thu 1:22 PM||546 km||339 miles||295 nm|| NE|
|Rundu *||Thu 1:22 PM||559 km||347 miles||302 nm|| WSW|
|Lubumbashi||Thu 1:22 PM||570 km||354 miles||308 nm|| NNE|
|Bulawayo||Thu 1:22 PM||625 km||388 miles||337 nm|| SE|
|Francistown||Thu 1:22 PM||651 km||405 miles||352 nm|| SSE|
|Gweru||Thu 1:22 PM||673 km||418 miles||363 nm|| SE|
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