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, October 20, 2012 at 14:38:00 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: 33%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 14:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 45' ||South|
|Longitude: ||28° 56' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.76 meters/second, 1511.2 km/hour, 939.0 miles/hour or 816.0 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"||15.65 mi||west||0° 00' 04.3"||0.08 mi||north||15.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 05.2"||938.79 mi||west||0° 04' 29.7"||5.16 mi||north||939.03 mi|
|24 hours||13° 36' 30.2"||886.10 mi||east||2° 19' 54.4"||160.39 mi||north||906.59 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bulawayo||Sat 4:38 PM||58 km||36 miles||32 nm|| SW|
|Francistown||Sat 4:38 PM||217 km||135 miles||117 nm|| SW|
|Harare||Sat 4:38 PM||308 km||191 miles||166 nm|| NE|
|Mutare||Sat 4:38 PM||400 km||249 miles||216 nm|| ENE|
|Lusaka||Sat 4:38 PM||484 km||301 miles||262 nm|| N|
|Beira||Sat 4:38 PM||618 km||384 miles||334 nm|| E|
|Molepolole||Sat 4:38 PM||625 km||388 miles||337 nm|| SSW|
|Gaborone||Sat 4:38 PM||626 km||389 miles||338 nm|| SSW|
|Nelspruit||Sat 4:38 PM||667 km||415 miles||360 nm|| SSE|
|Pretoria||Sat 4:38 PM||669 km||415 miles||361 nm|| S|
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