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 04:42:00 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 04:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 17' ||South|
|Longitude: ||19° 01' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.78 meters/second, 1529.2 km/hour, 950.2 miles/hour or 825.7 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' 27.7"||15.84 mi||west||0° 00' 07.1"||0.14 mi||north||15.84 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 45.7"||950.03 mi||west||0° 07' 07.7"||8.17 mi||north||950.39 mi|
|24 hours||12° 29' 31.5"||820.64 mi||east||3° 14' 52.8"||223.36 mi||north||857.44 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rundu||Fri 5:42 AM||89 km||55 miles||48 nm|| ENE|
|Windhoek||Fri 5:42 AM||515 km||320 miles||278 nm|| SSW|
|Swakopmund||Fri 5:42 AM||676 km||420 miles||365 nm|| SW|
|Lubango||Fri 5:42 AM||697 km||433 miles||376 nm|| WNW|
|Walvis Bay||Fri 5:42 AM||699 km||434 miles||378 nm|| SW|
|Huambo||Fri 5:42 AM||704 km||437 miles||380 nm|| NNW|
|Francistown||Fri 6:42 AM||946 km||588 miles||511 nm|| ESE|
|Molepolole||Fri 6:42 AM||955 km||594 miles||516 nm|| SE|
|Gaborone||Fri 6:42 AM||1003 km||624 miles||542 nm|| SE|
|Lusaka||Fri 6:42 AM||1035 km||643 miles||559 nm|| ENE|
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