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 Tuesday, March 13, 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: 72%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, March 13, 2012 at 02:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 30' ||South|
|Longitude: ||25° 58' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.49 meters/second, 1503.0 km/hour, 933.9 miles/hour or 811.5 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' 24.5"||15.57 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||south||15.57 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 26.7"||933.63 mi||west||0° 05' 06.1"||5.85 mi||south||933.39 mi|
|24 hours||14° 14' 01.9"||922.40 mi||east||1° 22' 29.5"||94.60 mi||south||923.03 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Francistown||Tue 4:30 AM||177 km||110 miles||96 nm|| ESE|
|Bulawayo||Tue 4:30 AM||276 km||171 miles||149 nm|| E|
|Molepolole||Tue 4:30 AM||435 km||271 miles||235 nm|| S|
|Gaborone||Tue 4:30 AM||460 km||286 miles||249 nm|| S|
|Rustenburg||Tue 4:30 AM||587 km||365 miles||317 nm|| SSE|
|Harare||Tue 4:30 AM||611 km||379 miles||330 nm|| ENE|
|Lusaka||Tue 4:30 AM||613 km||381 miles||331 nm|| NNE|
|Pretoria||Tue 4:30 AM||624 km||388 miles||337 nm|| SSE|
|Johannesburg||Tue 4:30 AM||667 km||415 miles||360 nm|| SSE|
|Rundu *||Tue 4:30 AM||712 km||442 miles||384 nm|| WNW|
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