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 Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 10:08:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, October 16, 2012 at 10:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 17' ||South|
|Longitude: ||35° 41' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.11 meters/second, 1548.4 km/hour, 962.1 miles/hour or 836.1 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' 24.8"||16.04 mi||west||0° 00' 09.3"||0.18 mi||south||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 53.8"||961.91 mi||west||0° 09' 20.0"||10.70 mi||south||961.62 mi|
|24 hours||14° 18' 23.3"||954.68 mi||east||3° 12' 26.3"||220.57 mi||south||972.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Zomba||Tue 12:08 PM||40 km||25 miles||22 nm|| WSW|
|Blantyre||Tue 12:08 PM||91 km||57 miles||49 nm|| SW|
|Lilongwe||Tue 12:08 PM||251 km||156 miles||136 nm|| NW|
|Nampula||Tue 12:08 PM||385 km||239 miles||208 nm|| E|
|Mzuzu||Tue 12:08 PM||461 km||286 miles||249 nm|| NNW|
|Beira||Tue 12:08 PM||511 km||317 miles||276 nm|| S|
|Mutare||Tue 12:08 PM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm|| SW|
|Harare||Tue 12:08 PM||569 km||354 miles||307 nm|| WSW|
|Lusaka||Tue 12:08 PM||795 km||494 miles||429 nm|| W|
|Kitwe||Tue 12:08 PM||852 km||529 miles||460 nm|| WNW|
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