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 Thursday, November 15, 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 4%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 10:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 53' ||South|
|Longitude: ||37° 20' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.20 meters/second, 1494.7 km/hour, 928.8 miles/hour or 807.1 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' 21.8"||15.48 mi||west||0° 00' 00.8"||0.02 mi||south||15.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 54.7"||928.54 mi||west||0° 00' 45.5"||0.87 mi||south||928.50 mi|
|24 hours||15° 05' 45.5"||975.74 mi||east||0° 25' 10.1"||28.86 mi||north||977.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Beira||Thu 12:46 PM||285 km||177 miles||154 nm|| WNW|
|Mutare||Thu 12:46 PM||533 km||331 miles||288 nm|| WNW|
|Blantyre||Thu 12:46 PM||615 km||382 miles||332 nm|| NNW|
|Nampula||Thu 12:46 PM||670 km||416 miles||362 nm|| NNE|
|Harare||Thu 12:46 PM||741 km||461 miles||400 nm|| WNW|
|Maputo||Thu 12:46 PM||743 km||462 miles||401 nm|| SW|
|Lilongwe||Thu 12:46 PM||851 km||529 miles||460 nm|| NNW|
|Big Bend||Thu 12:46 PM||855 km||531 miles||462 nm|| SW|
|Manzini||Thu 12:46 PM||869 km||540 miles||469 nm|| SW|
|Mbabane||Thu 12:46 PM||873 km||542 miles||471 nm|| SW|
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