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 Friday, January 3, 2014 at 11:52:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 6%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 3, 2014 at 11:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 24' ||South|
|Longitude: ||31° 39' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.63 meters/second, 1568.3 km/hour, 974.5 miles/hour or 846.8 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' 25.2"||16.24 mi||west||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||north||16.24 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 18.3"||974.39 mi||west||0° 09' 54.2"||11.35 mi||north||974.77 mi|
|24 hours||13° 31' 49.5"||914.18 mi||east||4° 15' 04.4"||292.21 mi||north||966.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Chipata||Fri 1:52 PM||175 km||109 miles||94 nm|| SE|
|Kasama||Fri 1:52 PM||245 km||152 miles||132 nm|| NNW|
|Mzuzu||Fri 1:52 PM||278 km||173 miles||150 nm|| ENE|
|Lilongwe||Fri 1:52 PM||289 km||180 miles||156 nm|| SE|
|Ndola||Fri 1:52 PM||335 km||208 miles||181 nm|| WSW|
|Karonga||Fri 1:52 PM||369 km||229 miles||199 nm|| NE|
|Kitwe||Fri 1:52 PM||376 km||234 miles||203 nm|| W|
|Kabwe||Fri 1:52 PM||414 km||257 miles||223 nm|| WSW|
|Mbeya||Fri 2:52 PM||434 km||270 miles||234 nm|| NNE|
|Lubumbashi||Fri 1:52 PM||461 km||287 miles||249 nm|| W|
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