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 13:24:00 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 13:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 20' ||South|
|Longitude: ||14° 33' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.23 meters/second, 1502.0 km/hour, 933.3 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' 22.10"||15.56 mi||west||0° 00' 03.2"||0.06 mi||north||15.56 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 00.3"||933.10 mi||west||0° 03' 20.6"||3.83 mi||north||933.28 mi|
|24 hours||14° 26' 51.6"||937.27 mi||east||1° 57' 34.0"||134.79 mi||north||952.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Swakopmund *||Fri 3:24 PM||261 km||162 miles||141 nm|| S|
|Walvis Bay *||Fri 3:24 PM||291 km||181 miles||157 nm|| S|
|Windhoek *||Fri 3:24 PM||362 km||225 miles||195 nm|| SE|
|Lubango||Fri 2:24 PM||609 km||378 miles||329 nm|| N|
|Rundu *||Fri 3:24 PM||609 km||379 miles||329 nm|| ENE|
|Huambo||Fri 2:24 PM||845 km||525 miles||456 nm|| N|
|Gaborone||Fri 3:24 PM||1262 km||784 miles||681 nm|| ESE|
|Luanda||Fri 2:24 PM||1279 km||795 miles||691 nm|| N|
|Rustenburg||Fri 3:24 PM||1427 km||887 miles||771 nm|| ESE|
|Pretoria||Fri 3:24 PM||1519 km||944 miles||820 nm|| ESE|
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