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 Friday, November 16, 2012 at 12:14:00 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: 10%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 16, 2012 at 12:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 23' ||South|
|Longitude: ||31° 20' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.02 meters/second, 1501.3 km/hour, 932.9 miles/hour or 810.6 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' 22.8"||15.55 mi||west||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||north||15.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 55.7"||932.65 mi||west||0° 03' 10.3"||3.64 mi||north||932.82 mi|
|24 hours||14° 29' 05.1"||939.30 mi||east||1° 53' 53.2"||130.57 mi||north||953.86 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mutare||Fri 2:14 PM||209 km||130 miles||113 nm|| NE|
|Harare||Fri 2:14 PM||285 km||177 miles||154 nm|| N|
|Bulawayo||Fri 2:14 PM||289 km||179 miles||156 nm|| W|
|Beira||Fri 2:14 PM||371 km||231 miles||200 nm|| E|
|Francistown||Fri 2:14 PM||408 km||253 miles||220 nm|| WSW|
|Nelspruit||Fri 2:14 PM||564 km||350 miles||304 nm|| S|
|Maputo||Fri 2:14 PM||631 km||392 miles||341 nm|| SSE|
|Lusaka||Fri 2:14 PM||638 km||397 miles||345 nm|| NNW|
|Blantyre||Fri 2:14 PM||640 km||398 miles||346 nm|| NE|
|Mbabane||Fri 2:14 PM||657 km||408 miles||355 nm|| S|
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