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 03:10:00 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: 71%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, March 13, 2012 at 03:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 33' ||South|
|Longitude: ||16° 22' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.33 meters/second, 1502.4 km/hour, 933.5 miles/hour or 811.2 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' 24.3"||15.56 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||south||15.56 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 26.3"||933.28 mi||west||0° 05' 00.5"||5.74 mi||south||933.04 mi|
|24 hours||14° 13' 59.5"||922.01 mi||east||1° 20' 09.8"||91.93 mi||south||922.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Windhoek *||Tue 5:10 AM||236 km||147 miles||127 nm|| SSE|
|Swakopmund *||Tue 5:10 AM||302 km||188 miles||163 nm|| SW|
|Walvis Bay *||Tue 5:10 AM||328 km||204 miles||177 nm|| SW|
|Rundu *||Tue 5:10 AM||462 km||287 miles||249 nm|| NE|
|Lubango||Tue 4:10 AM||694 km||431 miles||375 nm|| NNW|
|Huambo||Tue 4:10 AM||863 km||536 miles||466 nm|| N|
|Gaborone||Tue 5:10 AM||1081 km||672 miles||584 nm|| ESE|
|Rustenburg||Tue 5:10 AM||1249 km||776 miles||675 nm|| ESE|
|Luanda||Tue 4:10 AM||1339 km||832 miles||723 nm|| NNW|
|Pretoria||Tue 5:10 AM||1340 km||833 miles||724 nm|| ESE|
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