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 05:48:00 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 05:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 52' ||South|
|Longitude: ||15° 34' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.42 meters/second, 1560.3 km/hour, 969.5 miles/hour or 842.5 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' 29.8"||16.16 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||north||16.16 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 55.4"||969.42 mi||west||0° 09' 09.1"||10.49 mi||north||969.82 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 45.1"||780.95 mi||east||3° 55' 32.1"||269.87 mi||north||832.36 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Sat 6:48 AM||223 km||138 miles||120 nm|| W|
|Huambo||Sat 6:48 AM||232 km||144 miles||125 nm|| N|
|Rundu||Sat 6:48 AM||561 km||349 miles||303 nm|| SE|
|Luanda||Sat 6:48 AM||714 km||444 miles||386 nm|| NNW|
|Windhoek||Sat 6:48 AM||867 km||539 miles||468 nm|| S|
|Walvis Bay||Sat 6:48 AM||902 km||561 miles||487 nm|| S|
|Kinshasa||Sat 6:48 AM||1167 km||725 miles||630 nm|| N|
|Brazzaville||Sat 6:48 AM||1173 km||729 miles||633 nm|| N|
|Lubumbashi||Sat 7:48 AM||1339 km||832 miles||723 nm|| ENE|
|Lusaka||Sat 7:48 AM||1363 km||847 miles||736 nm|| E|
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