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 Monday, March 12, 2012 at 02:30:00 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: 82%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, March 12, 2012 at 02:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 46' ||South|
|Longitude: ||11° 51' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.72 meters/second, 1529.0 km/hour, 950.1 miles/hour or 825.6 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' 25.1"||15.83 mi||west||0° 00' 08.4"||0.16 mi||south||15.84 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 03.6"||949.83 mi||west||0° 08' 19.4"||9.54 mi||south||949.51 mi|
|24 hours||14° 06' 45.1"||929.74 mi||east||2° 43' 36.4"||187.57 mi||south||941.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Mon 3:30 AM||361 km||224 miles||195 nm|| NNE|
|Swakopmund *||Mon 4:30 AM||611 km||380 miles||330 nm|| SSE|
|Walvis Bay *||Mon 4:30 AM||637 km||396 miles||344 nm|| SSE|
|Huambo||Mon 3:30 AM||692 km||430 miles||374 nm|| NE|
|Windhoek *||Mon 4:30 AM||763 km||474 miles||412 nm|| SE|
|Rundu *||Mon 4:30 AM||839 km||521 miles||453 nm|| E|
|Luanda||Mon 3:30 AM||1000 km||621 miles||540 nm|| N|
|Kinshasa||Mon 3:30 AM||1534 km||953 miles||829 nm|| NNE|
|Brazzaville||Mon 3:30 AM||1540 km||957 miles||832 nm|| NNE|
|Gaborone||Mon 4:30 AM||1645 km||1022 miles||888 nm|| ESE|
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