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.
View Day and Night Map
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Wednesday, November 14, 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 Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 10:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 44' ||South|
|Longitude: ||31° 13' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.44 meters/second, 1506.4 km/hour, 936.0 miles/hour or 813.4 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' 13.5"||935.77 mi||west||0° 04' 37.6"||5.30 mi||south||935.56 mi|
|24 hours||15° 12' 45.1"||990.57 mi||east||1° 08' 12.0"||78.20 mi||south||990.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Masvingo||Wed 12:08 PM||55 km||34 miles||30 nm|| SW|
|Gweru||Wed 12:08 PM||150 km||93 miles||81 nm|| WNW|
|Mutare||Wed 12:08 PM||173 km||108 miles||94 nm|| ENE|
|Harare||Wed 12:08 PM||212 km||131 miles||114 nm|| N|
|Bulawayo||Wed 12:08 PM||280 km||174 miles||151 nm|| W|
|Beira||Wed 12:08 PM||379 km||236 miles||205 nm|| E|
|Francistown||Wed 12:08 PM||418 km||260 miles||226 nm|| WSW|
|Polokwane||Wed 12:08 PM||495 km||308 miles||267 nm|| SSW|
|Lusaka||Wed 12:08 PM||571 km||355 miles||308 nm|| NNW|
|Blantyre||Wed 12:08 PM||594 km||369 miles||320 nm|| NE|
Related time zone tools