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 11:08:00 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 11:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 49' ||South|
|Longitude: ||16° 51' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.22 meters/second, 1505.6 km/hour, 935.5 miles/hour or 813.0 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"||15.59 mi||west||0° 00' 04.5"||0.09 mi||south||15.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 11.2"||935.28 mi||west||0° 04' 28.5"||5.13 mi||south||935.07 mi|
|24 hours||15° 13' 04.3"||990.44 mi||east||1° 04' 26.1"||73.88 mi||south||989.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Windhoek *||Wed 1:08 PM||306 km||190 miles||165 nm|| S|
|Rundu *||Wed 1:08 PM||372 km||231 miles||201 nm|| NE|
|Swakopmund *||Wed 1:08 PM||398 km||248 miles||215 nm|| SW|
|Walvis Bay *||Wed 1:08 PM||424 km||264 miles||229 nm|| SW|
|Lubango||Wed 12:08 PM||648 km||403 miles||350 nm|| NNW|
|Huambo||Wed 12:08 PM||788 km||489 miles||425 nm|| N|
|Gaborone||Wed 1:08 PM||1077 km||669 miles||581 nm|| ESE|
|Rustenburg||Wed 1:08 PM||1248 km||776 miles||674 nm|| ESE|
|Luanda||Wed 12:08 PM||1275 km||792 miles||689 nm|| NNW|
|Lusaka||Wed 1:08 PM||1307 km||812 miles||706 nm|| ENE|
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