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 12:22:00 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 12:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 51' ||South|
|Longitude: ||10° 13' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.28 meters/second, 1541.8 km/hour, 958.0 miles/hour or 832.5 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"||15.97 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.15 mi||north||15.97 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 39.1"||957.90 mi||west||0° 07' 41.4"||8.81 mi||north||958.24 mi|
|24 hours||14° 13' 29.8"||946.64 mi||east||3° 32' 13.0"||243.18 mi||north||984.79 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Thu 1:22 PM||367 km||228 miles||198 nm|| ENE|
|Huambo||Thu 1:22 PM||686 km||426 miles||370 nm|| ENE|
|Menongue||Thu 1:22 PM||815 km||506 miles||440 nm|| E|
|Luanda||Thu 1:22 PM||843 km||524 miles||455 nm|| NNE|
|Walvis Bay *||Thu 2:22 PM||906 km||563 miles||489 nm|| SSE|
|Malanje||Thu 1:22 PM||964 km||599 miles||521 nm|| NE|
|Windhoek *||Thu 2:22 PM||1037 km||644 miles||560 nm|| SE|
|Kinshasa||Thu 1:22 PM||1392 km||865 miles||752 nm|| NNE|
|Brazzaville||Thu 1:22 PM||1397 km||868 miles||754 nm|| NNE|
|Jamestown||Thu 12:22 PM||1706 km||1060 miles||921 nm|| W|
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