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 Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 12:24:00 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: 13%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, October 18, 2012 at 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 33' ||South|
|Longitude: ||32° 05' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.67 meters/second, 1500.0 km/hour, 932.1 miles/hour or 809.9 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' 23.0"||15.54 mi||west||0° 00' 02.7"||0.05 mi||south||15.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 03.0"||931.83 mi||west||0° 02' 40.5"||3.07 mi||south||931.70 mi|
|24 hours||14° 42' 54.4"||953.25 mi||east||0° 22' 43.2"||26.05 mi||south||952.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Masvingo||Thu 2:24 PM||140 km||87 miles||76 nm|| WNW|
|Mutare||Thu 2:24 PM||184 km||114 miles||99 nm|| NNE|
|Gweru||Thu 2:24 PM||266 km||165 miles||144 nm|| WNW|
|Beira||Thu 2:24 PM||299 km||186 miles||161 nm|| ENE|
|Harare||Thu 2:24 PM||320 km||199 miles||173 nm|| NNW|
|Bulawayo||Thu 2:24 PM||368 km||228 miles||199 nm|| W|
|Polokwane||Thu 2:24 PM||459 km||285 miles||248 nm|| SW|
|Francistown||Thu 2:24 PM||481 km||299 miles||259 nm|| W|
|Nelspruit||Thu 2:24 PM||557 km||346 miles||301 nm|| SSW|
|Maputo||Thu 2:24 PM||603 km||374 miles||325 nm|| S|
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