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 14:24:00 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: 11%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 16, 2012 at 14:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 16' ||South|
|Longitude: ||0° 10' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.41 meters/second, 1502.7 km/hour, 933.7 miles/hour or 811.4 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' 03.3"||0.07 mi||north||15.56 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 04.3"||933.51 mi||west||0° 03' 29.1"||4.00 mi||north||933.69 mi|
|24 hours||14° 24' 55.5"||935.51 mi||east||2° 00' 41.3"||138.37 mi||north||951.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Fri 2:24 PM||787 km||489 miles||425 nm|| NW|
|Windhoek *||Fri 4:24 PM||1772 km||1101 miles||957 nm|| ESE|
|Luanda||Fri 3:24 PM||1890 km||1175 miles||1021 nm|| NE|
|Cape Town||Fri 4:24 PM||2352 km||1461 miles||1270 nm|| SE|
|São Tomé||Fri 2:24 PM||2389 km||1485 miles||1290 nm|| NNE|
|Kinshasa||Fri 3:24 PM||2409 km||1497 miles||1301 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Fri 3:24 PM||2412 km||1499 miles||1302 nm|| NE|
|Libreville||Fri 3:24 PM||2500 km||1553 miles||1350 nm|| NNE|
|Gaborone||Fri 4:24 PM||2689 km||1671 miles||1452 nm|| ESE|
|Malabo||Fri 3:24 PM||2819 km||1752 miles||1522 nm|| NNE|
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