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 11:32:00 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 11:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 58' ||South|
|Longitude: ||22° 13' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.03 meters/second, 1540.9 km/hour, 957.5 miles/hour or 832.0 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' 36.1"||957.34 mi||west||0° 07' 35.8"||8.71 mi||north||957.68 mi|
|24 hours||14° 14' 53.8"||947.69 mi||east||3° 30' 18.8"||241.00 mi||north||985.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mongu||Thu 1:32 PM||125 km||78 miles||67 nm|| NE|
|Rundu *||Thu 1:32 PM||339 km||210 miles||183 nm|| SW|
|Menongue||Thu 12:32 PM||505 km||314 miles||273 nm|| WNW|
|Luena||Thu 12:32 PM||525 km||326 miles||283 nm|| NNW|
|Lusaka||Thu 1:32 PM||653 km||406 miles||353 nm|| E|
|Kabwe||Thu 1:32 PM||691 km||430 miles||373 nm|| ENE|
|Kitwe||Thu 1:32 PM||735 km||457 miles||397 nm|| ENE|
|Lubumbashi||Thu 1:32 PM||742 km||461 miles||401 nm|| NE|
|Huambo||Thu 12:32 PM||782 km||486 miles||422 nm|| WNW|
|Francistown||Thu 1:32 PM||803 km||499 miles||434 nm|| SE|
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