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 31, 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 31, 2014 at 10:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 32' ||South|
|Longitude: ||31° 11' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.57 meters/second, 1578.8 km/hour, 981.0 miles/hour or 852.5 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' 25.4"||16.35 mi||west||0° 00' 10.6"||0.20 mi||north||16.35 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 25.4"||980.99 mi||west||0° 10' 43.2"||12.28 mi||north||981.35 mi|
|24 hours||13° 33' 01.0"||921.60 mi||east||4° 31' 47.1"||311.32 mi||north||978.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mzuzu||Fri 12:32 PM||325 km||202 miles||176 nm|| ESE|
|Ndola||Fri 12:32 PM||389 km||242 miles||210 nm|| SW|
|Kitwe||Fri 12:32 PM||411 km||255 miles||222 nm|| SW|
|Lubumbashi||Fri 12:32 PM||424 km||264 miles||229 nm|| WSW|
|Lilongwe||Fri 12:32 PM||475 km||295 miles||256 nm|| SE|
|Lusaka||Fri 12:32 PM||626 km||389 miles||338 nm|| SSW|
|Dodoma||Fri 1:32 PM||695 km||432 miles||375 nm|| NE|
|Gitega||Fri 12:32 PM||797 km||495 miles||431 nm|| N|
|Harare||Fri 12:32 PM||808 km||502 miles||436 nm|| S|
|Bujumbura||Fri 12:32 PM||818 km||508 miles||442 nm|| NNW|
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