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 Saturday, April 14, 2012 at 05:12:00 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: 42%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, April 14, 2012 at 05:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 57' ||South|
|Longitude: ||24° 16' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.22 meters/second, 1559.6 km/hour, 969.1 miles/hour or 842.1 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' 29.7"||16.15 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||north||16.15 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 52.5"||968.96 mi||west||0° 09' 06.7"||10.44 mi||north||969.36 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 49.1"||781.81 mi||east||3° 54' 45.5"||268.98 mi||north||832.92 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lusaka||Sat 7:12 AM||429 km||266 miles||232 nm|| E|
|Lubumbashi||Sat 7:12 AM||505 km||314 miles||272 nm|| NE|
|Rundu||Sat 6:12 AM||581 km||361 miles||314 nm|| SW|
|Francistown||Sat 7:12 AM||769 km||478 miles||415 nm|| SSE|
|Harare||Sat 7:12 AM||791 km||492 miles||427 nm|| ESE|
|Huambo||Sat 6:12 AM||953 km||592 miles||514 nm|| WNW|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Sat 6:12 AM||980 km||609 miles||529 nm|| N|
|Lilongwe||Sat 7:12 AM||1031 km||641 miles||557 nm|| E|
|Gaborone||Sat 7:12 AM||1087 km||675 miles||587 nm|| S|
|Windhoek||Sat 6:12 AM||1131 km||703 miles||610 nm|| SW|
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