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 Monday, May 7, 2012 at 23:44:00 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: 95%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, May 7, 2012 at 23:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 40' ||South|
|Longitude: ||30° 06' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.13 meters/second, 1487.3 km/hour, 924.2 miles/hour or 803.1 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' 22.0"||15.40 mi||west||0° 00' 01.0"||0.02 mi||south||15.40 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 09.1"||923.90 mi||west||0° 00' 58.9"||1.13 mi||south||923.85 mi|
|24 hours||14° 56' 56.5"||961.16 mi||east||0° 20' 31.0"||23.53 mi||north||962.57 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bulawayo||Tue 1:44 AM||229 km||142 miles||124 nm|| NW|
|Francistown||Tue 1:44 AM||274 km||170 miles||148 nm|| W|
|Mutare||Tue 1:44 AM||400 km||248 miles||216 nm|| NE|
|Nelspruit||Tue 1:44 AM||431 km||268 miles||233 nm|| SSE|
|Harare||Tue 1:44 AM||436 km||271 miles||235 nm|| NNE|
|Pretoria||Tue 1:44 AM||493 km||306 miles||266 nm|| SSW|
|Mbabane||Tue 1:44 AM||526 km||327 miles||284 nm|| SSE|
|Rustenburg||Tue 1:44 AM||531 km||330 miles||287 nm|| SSW|
|Beira||Tue 1:44 AM||533 km||331 miles||288 nm|| ENE|
|Maputo||Tue 1:44 AM||540 km||336 miles||292 nm|| SSE|
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