Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Sunday, August 26, 2012 at 7:06:00 PM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 74%
|Previous phase||First Quarter||Friday, August 24, 2012 at 1:55 PM|
|Next phase||Full Moon||Friday, August 31, 2012 at 2:00 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, August 26, 2012 at 19:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.29 meters/second, 1502.2 km/hour, 933.4 miles/hour or 811.1 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' 25.0"||15.56 mi||West||0° 00' 03.3"||0.06 mi||North||15.56 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 08.8"||933.15 mi||West||0° 03' 26.1"||3.94 mi||North||933.34 mi|
|24 hours||13° 43' 39.7"||888.43 mi||East||1° 57' 28.6"||134.68 mi||North||904.05 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Swakopmund||Sun 8:06 PM||404 km||251 miles||218 nm||SE|
|Walvis Bay||Sun 8:06 PM||419 km||260 miles||226 nm||SE|
|Windhoek||Sun 8:06 PM||638 km||396 miles||344 nm||ESE|
|Lubango||Sun 8:06 PM||681 km||423 miles||368 nm||NNE|
|Rundu||Sun 8:06 PM||945 km||587 miles||510 nm||ENE|
|Menongue||Sun 8:06 PM||954 km||593 miles||515 nm||NE|
|Huambo||Sun 8:06 PM||997 km||619 miles||538 nm||NNE|
|Luanda||Sun 8:06 PM||1329 km||826 miles||717 nm||N|
|Gaborone||Sun 9:06 PM||1567 km||974 miles||846 nm||ESE|
|Cape Town||Sun 9:06 PM||1628 km||1011 miles||879 nm||SSE|
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