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 12:34:00 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 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 54' ||South|
|Longitude: ||11° 28' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.16 meters/second, 1494.6 km/hour, 928.7 miles/hour or 807.0 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' 21.8"||15.48 mi||west||0° 00' 00.6"||0.01 mi||south||15.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 56.3"||928.44 mi||west||0° 00' 28.2"||0.54 mi||south||928.42 mi|
|24 hours||15° 04' 03.2"||973.77 mi||east||0° 31' 51.1"||36.52 mi||north||976.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Swakopmund *||Thu 2:34 PM||372 km||231 miles||201 nm|| ESE|
|Walvis Bay *||Thu 2:34 PM||387 km||240 miles||209 nm|| SE|
|Windhoek *||Thu 2:34 PM||610 km||379 miles||330 nm|| ESE|
|Lubango||Thu 1:34 PM||696 km||432 miles||376 nm|| NNE|
|Rundu *||Thu 2:34 PM||931 km||579 miles||503 nm|| ENE|
|Huambo||Thu 1:34 PM||1007 km||626 miles||544 nm|| NNE|
|Luanda||Thu 1:34 PM||1348 km||838 miles||728 nm|| N|
|Gaborone||Thu 2:34 PM||1538 km||956 miles||831 nm|| ESE|
|Cape Town||Thu 2:34 PM||1597 km||992 miles||862 nm|| SSE|
|Johannesburg||Thu 2:34 PM||1789 km||1112 miles||966 nm|| ESE|
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