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 13:14:00 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 13:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 20' ||South|
|Longitude: ||16° 57' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.20 meters/second, 1501.9 km/hour, 933.2 miles/hour or 811.0 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"||15.56 mi||west||0° 00' 03.1"||0.06 mi||north||15.56 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 59.7"||933.04 mi||west||0° 03' 19.0"||3.81 mi||north||933.21 mi|
|24 hours||14° 27' 10.8"||937.56 mi||east||1° 57' 02.7"||134.19 mi||north||952.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Windhoek *||Fri 3:14 PM||248 km||154 miles||134 nm|| S|
|Swakopmund *||Fri 3:14 PM||361 km||225 miles||195 nm|| SW|
|Walvis Bay *||Fri 3:14 PM||385 km||239 miles||208 nm|| SW|
|Rundu *||Fri 3:14 PM||399 km||248 miles||215 nm|| NE|
|Lubango||Fri 2:14 PM||703 km||437 miles||380 nm|| NNW|
|Huambo||Fri 2:14 PM||846 km||526 miles||457 nm|| N|
|Molepolole||Fri 3:14 PM||990 km||615 miles||534 nm|| ESE|
|Gaborone||Fri 3:14 PM||1038 km||645 miles||560 nm|| ESE|
|Rustenburg||Fri 3:14 PM||1208 km||751 miles||652 nm|| ESE|
|Pretoria||Fri 3:14 PM||1297 km||806 miles||700 nm|| ESE|
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