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 05:52:00 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 05:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 56' ||South|
|Longitude: ||26° 16' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.16 meters/second, 1588.2 km/hour, 986.8 miles/hour or 857.5 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' 31.7"||16.45 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||north||16.45 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 41.4"||986.79 mi||west||0° 10' 25.8"||11.95 mi||north||987.15 mi|
|24 hours||11° 03' 16.5"||750.89 mi||east||4° 19' 39.6"||297.44 mi||north||812.05 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubumbashi||Sun 7:52 AM||155 km||96 miles||83 nm|| ESE|
|Kitwe||Sun 7:52 AM||296 km||184 miles||160 nm|| SE|
|Ndola||Sun 7:52 AM||342 km||213 miles||185 nm|| SE|
|Lusaka||Sun 7:52 AM||542 km||337 miles||293 nm|| SSE|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Sun 7:52 AM||609 km||378 miles||329 nm|| NNW|
|Lilongwe||Sun 7:52 AM||882 km||548 miles||476 nm|| ESE|
|Bujumbura||Sun 7:52 AM||903 km||561 miles||487 nm|| NNE|
|Harare||Sun 7:52 AM||921 km||572 miles||497 nm|| SSE|
|Gitega||Sun 7:52 AM||922 km||573 miles||498 nm|| NNE|
|Butare||Sun 7:52 AM||998 km||620 miles||539 nm|| NNE|
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