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 Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 05:18:00 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: 40%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 25, 2014 at 05:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 49' ||South|
|Longitude: ||21° 08' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.46 meters/second, 1549.7 km/hour, 962.9 miles/hour or 836.7 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' 27.9"||16.05 mi||west||0° 00' 06.6"||0.13 mi||south||16.05 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 49.0"||962.71 mi||west||0° 06' 39.0"||7.62 mi||south||962.48 mi|
|24 hours||13° 15' 38.3"||882.67 mi||east||2° 14' 18.3"||153.94 mi||south||890.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mongu||Sat 7:18 AM||223 km||139 miles||120 nm|| ENE|
|Rundu *||Sat 7:18 AM||275 km||171 miles||148 nm|| SSW|
|Menongue||Sat 6:18 AM||390 km||242 miles||211 nm|| WNW|
|Luena||Sat 6:18 AM||465 km||289 miles||251 nm|| NNW|
|Huambo||Sat 6:18 AM||672 km||418 miles||363 nm|| WNW|
|Lusaka||Sat 7:18 AM||768 km||477 miles||414 nm|| E|
|Kabwe||Sat 7:18 AM||801 km||498 miles||433 nm|| E|
|Lubumbashi||Sat 7:18 AM||826 km||513 miles||446 nm|| ENE|
|Lubango||Sat 6:18 AM||826 km||513 miles||446 nm|| W|
|Kitwe||Sat 7:18 AM||833 km||518 miles||450 nm|| ENE|
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