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 Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 12:56:00 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: 18%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 12:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 25' ||South|
|Longitude: ||35° 44' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.04 meters/second, 1523.0 km/hour, 946.3 miles/hour or 822.3 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' 24.8"||15.77 mi||west||0° 00' 06.3"||0.12 mi||north||15.77 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 53.8"||946.16 mi||west||0° 06' 24.6"||7.35 mi||north||946.48 mi|
|24 hours||13° 36' 18.7"||893.04 mi||east||3° 02' 30.7"||209.19 mi||north||924.45 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Beira||Sat 2:56 PM||183 km||114 miles||99 nm|| SSW|
|Blantyre||Sat 2:56 PM||301 km||187 miles||163 nm|| NNW|
|Mutare||Sat 2:56 PM||330 km||205 miles||178 nm|| WSW|
|Harare||Sat 2:56 PM||500 km||311 miles||270 nm|| W|
|Nampula||Sat 2:56 PM||524 km||326 miles||283 nm|| NE|
|Lilongwe||Sat 2:56 PM||533 km||331 miles||288 nm|| NNW|
|Lusaka||Sat 2:56 PM||869 km||540 miles||469 nm|| WNW|
|Maputo||Sat 2:56 PM||897 km||557 miles||484 nm|| SSW|
|Francistown||Sat 2:56 PM||914 km||568 miles||493 nm|| WSW|
|Mbabane||Sat 2:56 PM||995 km||618 miles||537 nm|| SSW|
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