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 24, 2014 at 04:18:00 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: 51%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 24, 2014 at 04:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 39' ||South|
|Longitude: ||23° 10' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.53 meters/second, 1575.1 km/hour, 978.7 miles/hour or 850.5 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' 29.8"||16.31 mi||west||0° 00' 08.4"||0.16 mi||south||16.31 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 50.5"||978.58 mi||west||0° 08' 22.9"||9.60 mi||south||978.36 mi|
|24 hours||12° 25' 41.1"||838.93 mi||east||3° 03' 25.3"||210.18 mi||south||859.60 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mongu||Fri 6:18 AM||291 km||181 miles||157 nm|| S|
|Luena||Fri 5:18 AM||367 km||228 miles||198 nm|| WNW|
|Lubumbashi||Fri 6:18 AM||482 km||299 miles||260 nm|| ENE|
|Lucapa||Fri 5:18 AM||538 km||334 miles||290 nm|| NNW|
|Kitwe||Fri 6:18 AM||548 km||341 miles||296 nm|| E|
|Ndola||Fri 6:18 AM||594 km||369 miles||321 nm|| E|
|Kabwe||Fri 6:18 AM||606 km||376 miles||327 nm|| ESE|
|Lusaka||Fri 6:18 AM||631 km||392 miles||341 nm|| ESE|
|Menongue||Fri 5:18 AM||633 km||393 miles||342 nm|| WSW|
|Rundu *||Fri 6:18 AM||688 km||428 miles||372 nm|| SSW|
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