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 10:46:00 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 10:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 47' ||South|
|Longitude: ||22° 07' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.30 meters/second, 1505.9 km/hour, 935.7 miles/hour or 813.1 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' 11.9"||935.46 mi||west||0° 04' 31.9"||5.20 mi||south||935.25 mi|
|24 hours||15° 12' 57.5"||990.49 mi||east||1° 05' 49.0"||75.47 mi||south||989.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rundu *||Wed 12:46 PM||323 km||201 miles||174 nm|| NW|
|Francistown||Wed 12:46 PM||583 km||362 miles||315 nm|| ESE|
|Windhoek *||Wed 12:46 PM||605 km||376 miles||327 nm|| WSW|
|Molepolole||Wed 12:46 PM||620 km||385 miles||335 nm|| SSE|
|Gaborone||Wed 12:46 PM||666 km||414 miles||360 nm|| SE|
|Bulawayo||Wed 12:46 PM||678 km||421 miles||366 nm|| E|
|Lusaka||Wed 12:46 PM||813 km||505 miles||439 nm|| NE|
|Rustenburg||Wed 12:46 PM||837 km||520 miles||452 nm|| SE|
|Walvis Bay *||Wed 12:46 PM||864 km||537 miles||466 nm|| WSW|
|Pretoria||Wed 12:46 PM||908 km||564 miles||490 nm|| SE|
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