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 13:06:00 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 13:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 21' ||South|
|Longitude: ||18° 52' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.17 meters/second, 1501.8 km/hour, 933.2 miles/hour or 810.9 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' 23.0"||15.55 mi||west||0° 00' 03.1"||0.06 mi||north||15.55 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 59.1"||932.99 mi||west||0° 03' 17.9"||3.78 mi||north||933.16 mi|
|24 hours||14° 27' 26.1"||937.79 mi||east||1° 56' 37.6"||133.71 mi||north||952.91 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rundu *||Fri 3:06 PM||285 km||177 miles||154 nm|| NNE|
|Windhoek *||Fri 3:06 PM||307 km||191 miles||166 nm|| SW|
|Swakopmund *||Fri 3:06 PM||519 km||323 miles||280 nm|| WSW|
|Walvis Bay *||Fri 3:06 PM||537 km||333 miles||290 nm|| WSW|
|Molepolole||Fri 3:06 PM||818 km||509 miles||442 nm|| SE|
|Lubango||Fri 2:06 PM||828 km||515 miles||447 nm|| NW|
|Gaborone||Fri 3:06 PM||867 km||539 miles||468 nm|| SE|
|Huambo||Fri 2:06 PM||902 km||560 miles||487 nm|| NNW|
|Francistown||Fri 3:06 PM||904 km||562 miles||488 nm|| E|
|Rustenburg||Fri 3:06 PM||1041 km||647 miles||562 nm|| SE|
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