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, November 13, 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 11' ||South|
|Longitude: ||16° 22' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.39 meters/second, 1531.4 km/hour, 951.6 miles/hour or 826.9 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' 23.6"||15.86 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||south||15.86 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 36.4"||951.32 mi||west||0° 07' 54.5"||9.06 mi||south||951.03 mi|
|24 hours||14° 51' 02.5"||981.53 mi||east||2° 33' 28.0"||175.93 mi||south||990.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rundu *||Tue 12:08 PM||370 km||230 miles||200 nm|| ESE|
|Lubango||Tue 11:08 AM||396 km||246 miles||214 nm|| NW|
|Huambo||Tue 11:08 AM||492 km||305 miles||265 nm|| N|
|Windhoek *||Tue 12:08 PM||602 km||374 miles||325 nm|| S|
|Swakopmund *||Tue 12:08 PM||639 km||397 miles||345 nm|| SSW|
|Walvis Bay *||Tue 12:08 PM||669 km||416 miles||361 nm|| SSW|
|Luanda||Tue 11:08 AM||983 km||611 miles||531 nm|| NNW|
|Lusaka||Tue 12:08 PM||1288 km||800 miles||695 nm|| E|
|Gaborone||Tue 12:08 PM||1292 km||803 miles||697 nm|| SE|
|Lubumbashi||Tue 12:08 PM||1344 km||835 miles||726 nm|| ENE|
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