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 13:34:00 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 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 19' ||South|
|Longitude: ||12° 10' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.26 meters/second, 1502.1 km/hour, 933.4 miles/hour or 811.1 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' 03.2"||0.06 mi||north||15.56 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 01.0"||933.17 mi||west||0° 03' 21.9"||3.86 mi||north||933.35 mi|
|24 hours||14° 26' 32.4"||936.98 mi||east||1° 58' 05.3"||135.39 mi||north||952.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Swakopmund *||Fri 3:34 PM||359 km||223 miles||194 nm|| SE|
|Walvis Bay *||Fri 3:34 PM||380 km||236 miles||205 nm|| SE|
|Windhoek *||Fri 3:34 PM||569 km||354 miles||307 nm|| ESE|
|Lubango||Fri 2:34 PM||614 km||382 miles||332 nm|| NNE|
|Rundu *||Fri 3:34 PM||843 km||524 miles||455 nm|| ENE|
|Huambo||Fri 2:34 PM||917 km||570 miles||495 nm|| NNE|
|Luanda||Fri 2:34 PM||1276 km||793 miles||689 nm|| N|
|Gaborone||Fri 3:34 PM||1493 km||928 miles||806 nm|| ESE|
|Cape Town||Fri 3:34 PM||1630 km||1013 miles||880 nm|| SSE|
|Pretoria||Fri 3:34 PM||1748 km||1086 miles||944 nm|| ESE|
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