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 12:34:00 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: 10%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 16, 2012 at 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 22' ||South|
|Longitude: ||26° 32' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.08 meters/second, 1501.5 km/hour, 933.0 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' 03.1"||0.06 mi||north||15.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 57.1"||932.78 mi||west||0° 03' 13.3"||3.69 mi||north||932.95 mi|
|24 hours||14° 28' 27.1"||938.72 mi||east||1° 54' 56.6"||131.78 mi||north||953.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Francistown||Fri 2:34 PM||134 km||83 miles||73 nm|| SE|
|Bulawayo||Fri 2:34 PM||214 km||133 miles||116 nm|| E|
|Molepolole||Fri 2:34 PM||459 km||285 miles||248 nm|| SSW|
|Gaborone||Fri 2:34 PM||479 km||297 miles||258 nm|| S|
|Harare||Fri 2:34 PM||551 km||343 miles||298 nm|| ENE|
|Lusaka||Fri 2:34 PM||578 km||359 miles||312 nm|| NNE|
|Rustenburg||Fri 2:34 PM||591 km||367 miles||319 nm|| S|
|Pretoria||Fri 2:34 PM||619 km||384 miles||334 nm|| SSE|
|Mutare||Fri 2:34 PM||660 km||410 miles||356 nm|| ENE|
|Johannesburg||Fri 2:34 PM||664 km||413 miles||359 nm|| SSE|
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