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 30, 2014 at 10:32:00 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: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 30, 2014 at 10:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 26' ||South|
|Longitude: ||17° 04' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.37 meters/second, 1552.9 km/hour, 964.9 miles/hour or 838.5 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' 23.9"||16.08 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.17 mi||north||16.08 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 03.7"||964.83 mi||west||0° 08' 41.7"||9.96 mi||north||965.20 mi|
|24 hours||14° 07' 21.3"||946.18 mi||east||3° 53' 45.4"||267.83 mi||north||990.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Huambo||Thu 11:32 AM||233 km||145 miles||126 nm|| NW|
|Lubango||Thu 11:32 AM||389 km||242 miles||210 nm|| W|
|Rundu *||Thu 12:32 PM||482 km||299 miles||260 nm|| SE|
|Luanda||Thu 11:32 AM||747 km||464 miles||403 nm|| NW|
|Windhoek *||Thu 12:32 PM||901 km||560 miles||487 nm|| S|
|Walvis Bay *||Thu 12:32 PM||982 km||610 miles||530 nm|| SSW|
|Kinshasa||Thu 11:32 AM||1134 km||705 miles||612 nm|| N|
|Brazzaville||Thu 11:32 AM||1141 km||709 miles||616 nm|| N|
|Lubumbashi||Thu 12:32 PM||1170 km||727 miles||632 nm|| ENE|
|Lusaka||Thu 12:32 PM||1211 km||753 miles||654 nm|| E|
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