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 10:18:00 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 10:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 45' ||South|
|Longitude: ||28° 49' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.40 meters/second, 1506.2 km/hour, 935.9 miles/hour or 813.3 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' 13.0"||935.69 mi||west||0° 04' 36.0"||5.28 mi||south||935.48 mi|
|24 hours||15° 12' 48.5"||990.55 mi||east||1° 07' 34.4"||77.48 mi||south||990.03 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bulawayo||Wed 12:18 PM||52 km||32 miles||28 nm|| SSW|
|Francistown||Wed 12:18 PM||209 km||130 miles||113 nm|| SW|
|Harare||Wed 12:18 PM||316 km||197 miles||171 nm|| NE|
|Mutare||Wed 12:18 PM||412 km||256 miles||223 nm|| ENE|
|Lusaka||Wed 12:18 PM||483 km||300 miles||261 nm|| N|
|Molepolole||Wed 12:18 PM||619 km||384 miles||334 nm|| SSW|
|Gaborone||Wed 12:18 PM||621 km||386 miles||335 nm|| SSW|
|Beira||Wed 12:18 PM||630 km||392 miles||340 nm|| E|
|Pretoria||Wed 12:18 PM||667 km||415 miles||360 nm|| S|
|Nelspruit||Wed 12:18 PM||671 km||417 miles||362 nm|| SSE|
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