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.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Friday, November 16, 2012 at 12:44:00 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%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Tuesday, November 13, 2012 at 10:08 PM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 2:32 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 16, 2012 at 12:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.11 meters/second, 1501.6 km/hour, 933.0 miles/hour or 810.8 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' 57.7"||932.78 mi||west||0° 03' 14.7"||3.72 mi||north||932.95 mi|
|24 hours||14° 28' 08.1"||938.37 mi||east||1° 55' 28.2"||132.38 mi||north||953.25 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Maun||Fri 2:44 PM||86 km||53 miles||46 nm||WNW|
|Ghanzi||Fri 2:44 PM||299 km||186 miles||161 nm||WSW|
|Serowe||Fri 2:44 PM||348 km||216 miles||188 nm||SE|
|Francistown||Fri 2:44 PM||362 km||225 miles||195 nm||ESE|
|Bulawayo||Fri 2:44 PM||464 km||288 miles||251 nm||E|
|Molepolole||Fri 2:44 PM||469 km||292 miles||253 nm||SSE|
|Gaborone||Fri 2:44 PM||509 km||316 miles||275 nm||SSE|
|Rundu *||Fri 2:44 PM||534 km||332 miles||289 nm||WNW|
|Mongu||Fri 2:44 PM||573 km||356 miles||310 nm||N|
|Gweru||Fri 2:44 PM||602 km||374 miles||325 nm||E|
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