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 12:24:00 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: 10%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 16, 2012 at 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 23' ||South|
|Longitude: ||28° 56' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.05 meters/second, 1501.4 km/hour, 932.9 miles/hour or 810.7 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' 56.4"||932.71 mi||west||0° 03' 11.8"||3.67 mi||north||932.88 mi|
|24 hours||14° 28' 46.1"||939.01 mi||east||1° 54' 25.0"||131.18 mi||north||953.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bulawayo||Fri 2:24 PM||45 km||28 miles||24 nm|| WNW|
|Francistown||Fri 2:24 PM||173 km||107 miles||93 nm|| WSW|
|Harare||Fri 2:24 PM||359 km||223 miles||194 nm|| NE|
|Mutare||Fri 2:24 PM||420 km||261 miles||227 nm|| ENE|
|Lusaka||Fri 2:24 PM||554 km||344 miles||299 nm|| N|
|Gaborone||Fri 2:24 PM||567 km||352 miles||306 nm|| SSW|
|Molepolole||Fri 2:24 PM||568 km||353 miles||307 nm|| SW|
|Pretoria||Fri 2:24 PM||599 km||372 miles||324 nm|| S|
|Nelspruit||Fri 2:24 PM||601 km||374 miles||325 nm|| SSE|
|Rustenburg||Fri 2:24 PM||611 km||380 miles||330 nm|| SSW|
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