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 10:56:00 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 10:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 53' ||South|
|Longitude: ||34° 56' ||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"||928.53 mi||west||0° 00' 44.0"||0.84 mi||south||928.49 mi|
|24 hours||15° 05' 36.3"||975.57 mi||east||0° 25' 47.2"||29.57 mi||north||977.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Beira||Thu 12:56 PM||117 km||72 miles||63 nm|| N|
|Mutare||Thu 12:56 PM||318 km||198 miles||172 nm|| NW|
|Masvingo||Thu 12:56 PM||438 km||272 miles||236 nm|| W|
|Harare||Thu 12:56 PM||530 km||329 miles||286 nm|| NW|
|Gweru||Thu 12:56 PM||558 km||347 miles||301 nm|| WNW|
|Blantyre||Thu 12:56 PM||564 km||351 miles||305 nm|| N|
|Maputo||Thu 12:56 PM||612 km||380 miles||331 nm|| SSW|
|Nelspruit||Thu 12:56 PM||650 km||404 miles||351 nm|| SW|
|Polokwane||Thu 12:56 PM||655 km||407 miles||354 nm|| WSW|
|Bulawayo||Thu 12:56 PM||668 km||415 miles||361 nm|| W|
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