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, April 13, 2012 at 03:30:00 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: 53%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, April 13, 2012 at 03:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 25' ||South|
|Longitude: ||36° 22' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.38 meters/second, 1527.8 km/hour, 949.3 miles/hour or 824.9 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' 27.5"||15.82 mi||west||0° 00' 07.0"||0.13 mi||north||15.82 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 39.2"||949.14 mi||west||0° 07' 00.7"||8.04 mi||north||949.50 mi|
|24 hours||12° 32' 01.3"||822.70 mi||east||3° 12' 30.2"||220.64 mi||north||858.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Beira||Fri 5:30 AM||225 km||140 miles||121 nm|| SW|
|Blantyre||Fri 5:30 AM||326 km||203 miles||176 nm|| NNW|
|Mutare||Fri 5:30 AM||396 km||246 miles||214 nm|| W|
|Nampula||Fri 5:30 AM||478 km||297 miles||258 nm|| NE|
|Lilongwe||Fri 5:30 AM||564 km||350 miles||305 nm|| NNW|
|Harare||Fri 5:30 AM||567 km||352 miles||306 nm|| W|
|Maputo||Fri 5:30 AM||922 km||573 miles||498 nm|| SSW|
|Lusaka||Fri 5:30 AM||924 km||574 miles||499 nm|| WNW|
|Francistown||Fri 5:30 AM||977 km||607 miles||528 nm|| WSW|
|Mbabane||Fri 5:30 AM||1027 km||638 miles||554 nm|| SSW|
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