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, June 30, 2012 at 20:22:00 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: 88%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, June 30, 2012 at 20:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 26' ||South|
|Longitude: ||11° 33' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.14 meters/second, 1501.7 km/hour, 933.1 miles/hour or 810.9 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' 23.4"||15.55 mi||west||0° 00' 04.7"||0.09 mi||south||15.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 22.7"||932.84 mi||west||0° 04' 43.0"||5.41 mi||south||932.62 mi|
|24 hours||14° 50' 10.5"||961.78 mi||east||1° 11' 50.0"||82.37 mi||south||961.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Swakopmund||Sat 9:22 PM||397 km||246 miles||214 nm|| SE|
|Walvis Bay||Sat 9:22 PM||414 km||258 miles||224 nm|| SE|
|Windhoek||Sat 9:22 PM||622 km||387 miles||336 nm|| ESE|
|Lubango||Sat 9:22 PM||645 km||401 miles||348 nm|| NNE|
|Rundu||Sat 9:22 PM||909 km||565 miles||491 nm|| ENE|
|Huambo||Sat 9:22 PM||958 km||595 miles||517 nm|| NNE|
|Luanda||Sat 9:22 PM||1296 km||806 miles||700 nm|| N|
|Gaborone||Sat 10:22 PM||1549 km||962 miles||836 nm|| ESE|
|Cape Town||Sat 10:22 PM||1642 km||1020 miles||886 nm|| SSE|
|Pretoria||Sat 10:22 PM||1802 km||1120 miles||973 nm|| ESE|
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