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 11:24:00 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 11:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 59' ||South|
|Longitude: ||24° 08' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.99 meters/second, 1540.8 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' 35.6"||957.25 mi||west||0° 07' 34.9"||8.69 mi||north||957.59 mi|
|24 hours||14° 15' 07.2"||947.86 mi||east||3° 30' 00.3"||240.65 mi||north||985.36 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mongu||Thu 1:24 PM||132 km||82 miles||71 nm|| NW|
|Lusaka||Thu 1:24 PM||449 km||279 miles||242 nm|| E|
|Kabwe||Thu 1:24 PM||494 km||307 miles||267 nm|| ENE|
|Rundu *||Thu 1:24 PM||512 km||318 miles||276 nm|| WSW|
|Kitwe||Thu 1:24 PM||563 km||350 miles||304 nm|| NE|
|Ndola||Thu 1:24 PM||588 km||365 miles||317 nm|| NE|
|Lubumbashi||Thu 1:24 PM||599 km||372 miles||324 nm|| NE|
|Luena||Thu 12:24 PM||650 km||404 miles||351 nm|| NW|
|Bulawayo||Thu 1:24 PM||660 km||410 miles||357 nm|| SE|
|Francistown||Thu 1:24 PM||677 km||421 miles||365 nm|| SSE|
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