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 03:20:00 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 03:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 34' ||South|
|Longitude: ||13° 57' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.29 meters/second, 1502.2 km/hour, 933.5 miles/hour or 811.1 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' 26.1"||933.19 mi||west||0° 04' 59.0"||5.72 mi||south||932.95 mi|
|24 hours||14° 13' 58.8"||921.91 mi||east||1° 19' 34.9"||91.26 mi||south||922.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Swakopmund *||Tue 5:20 AM||241 km||150 miles||130 nm|| SSE|
|Walvis Bay *||Tue 5:20 AM||270 km||168 miles||146 nm|| SSE|
|Windhoek *||Tue 5:20 AM||394 km||245 miles||213 nm|| SE|
|Lubango||Tue 4:20 AM||627 km||390 miles||339 nm|| N|
|Rundu *||Tue 5:20 AM||677 km||421 miles||366 nm|| ENE|
|Huambo||Tue 4:20 AM||883 km||548 miles||477 nm|| NNE|
|Luanda||Tue 4:20 AM||1300 km||808 miles||702 nm|| N|
|Gaborone||Tue 5:20 AM||1309 km||813 miles||707 nm|| ESE|
|Cape Town||Tue 5:20 AM||1544 km||960 miles||834 nm|| SSE|
|Pretoria||Tue 5:20 AM||1565 km||972 miles||845 nm|| ESE|
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