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 05:32:00 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: 52%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, April 13, 2012 at 05:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 11' ||South|
|Longitude: ||6° 58' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.05 meters/second, 1530.2 km/hour, 950.8 miles/hour or 826.2 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' 27.7"||15.85 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||north||15.85 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 50.1"||950.65 mi||west||0° 07' 12.5"||8.26 mi||north||951.01 mi|
|24 hours||12° 27' 47.8"||819.21 mi||east||3° 16' 30.4"||225.23 mi||north||856.55 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Fri 6:32 AM||785 km||488 miles||424 nm|| ENE|
|Walvis Bay||Fri 6:32 AM||947 km||588 miles||511 nm|| SE|
|Windhoek||Fri 6:32 AM||1163 km||723 miles||628 nm|| ESE|
|Luanda||Fri 6:32 AM||1236 km||768 miles||668 nm|| NE|
|Jamestown||Fri 5:32 AM||1373 km||853 miles||741 nm|| W|
|Kinshasa||Fri 6:32 AM||1782 km||1107 miles||962 nm|| NNE|
|Brazzaville||Fri 6:32 AM||1786 km||1110 miles||965 nm|| NNE|
|São Tomé||Fri 5:32 AM||2049 km||1273 miles||1106 nm|| N|
|Libreville||Fri 6:32 AM||2073 km||1288 miles||1119 nm|| N|
|Cape Town||Fri 7:32 AM||2083 km||1295 miles||1125 nm|| SSE|
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