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 Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 09:58:00 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 Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 09:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 43' ||South|
|Longitude: ||33° 37' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.48 meters/second, 1506.5 km/hour, 936.1 miles/hour or 813.5 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' 22.1"||15.60 mi||west||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||south||15.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 13.7"||935.85 mi||west||0° 04' 39.1"||5.33 mi||south||935.64 mi|
|24 hours||15° 12' 41.6"||990.59 mi||east||1° 08' 49.6"||78.92 mi||south||990.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Beira||Wed 11:58 AM||129 km||80 miles||70 nm|| E|
|Mutare||Wed 11:58 AM||130 km||81 miles||70 nm|| NW|
|Harare||Wed 11:58 AM||342 km||212 miles||185 nm|| NW|
|Blantyre||Wed 11:58 AM||460 km||286 miles||248 nm|| NNE|
|Bulawayo||Wed 11:58 AM||529 km||329 miles||286 nm|| W|
|Lilongwe||Wed 11:58 AM||635 km||394 miles||343 nm|| N|
|Francistown||Wed 11:58 AM||657 km||408 miles||355 nm|| WSW|
|Maputo||Wed 11:58 AM||700 km||435 miles||378 nm|| S|
|Lusaka||Wed 11:58 AM||740 km||460 miles||399 nm|| NW|
|Mbabane||Wed 11:58 AM||773 km||480 miles||418 nm|| SSW|
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