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 13:24:00 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 13:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 54' ||South|
|Longitude: ||0° 30' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.15 meters/second, 1494.5 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' 00.4"||0.01 mi||south||15.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 57.3"||928.42 mi||west||0° 00' 20.4"||0.39 mi||south||928.40 mi|
|24 hours||15° 03' 12.7"||972.83 mi||east||0° 34' 55.9"||40.06 mi||north||975.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Thu 1:24 PM||780 km||485 miles||421 nm|| NW|
|Windhoek *||Thu 3:24 PM||1829 km||1136 miles||987 nm|| E|
|Luanda||Thu 2:24 PM||1989 km||1236 miles||1074 nm|| NE|
|Cape Town||Thu 3:24 PM||2355 km||1463 miles||1272 nm|| SE|
|São Tomé||Thu 1:24 PM||2479 km||1540 miles||1338 nm|| NNE|
|Kinshasa||Thu 2:24 PM||2508 km||1559 miles||1354 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Thu 2:24 PM||2511 km||1560 miles||1356 nm|| NE|
|Libreville||Thu 2:24 PM||2593 km||1611 miles||1400 nm|| NNE|
|Gaborone||Thu 3:24 PM||2739 km||1702 miles||1479 nm|| ESE|
|Malabo||Thu 2:24 PM||2910 km||1808 miles||1571 nm|| NNE|
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