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 Sunday, April 15, 2012 at 05:36:00 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: 32%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, April 15, 2012 at 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 59' ||South|
|Longitude: ||30° 09' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.08 meters/second, 1587.9 km/hour, 986.7 miles/hour or 857.4 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' 31.5"||16.44 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||north||16.45 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 40.4"||986.61 mi||west||0° 10' 25.3"||11.94 mi||north||986.97 mi|
|24 hours||11° 03' 37.9"||751.17 mi||east||4° 19' 28.0"||297.21 mi||north||812.25 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ndola||Sun 7:36 AM||276 km||172 miles||149 nm|| SW|
|Kitwe||Sun 7:36 AM||292 km||182 miles||158 nm|| SW|
|Lubumbashi||Sun 7:36 AM||301 km||187 miles||162 nm|| WSW|
|Mzuzu||Sun 7:36 AM||426 km||265 miles||230 nm|| E|
|Lilongwe||Sun 7:36 AM||516 km||321 miles||279 nm|| SE|
|Lusaka||Sun 7:36 AM||531 km||330 miles||287 nm|| SSW|
|Harare||Sun 7:36 AM||764 km||475 miles||413 nm|| S|
|Dodoma||Sun 8:36 AM||813 km||505 miles||439 nm|| NE|
|Gitega||Sun 7:36 AM||835 km||519 miles||451 nm|| N|
|Bujumbura||Sun 7:36 AM||846 km||526 miles||457 nm|| N|
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