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 13:16:00 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 13:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 23' ||South|
|Longitude: ||30° 56' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.15 meters/second, 1523.3 km/hour, 946.6 miles/hour or 822.5 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"||15.78 mi||west||0° 00' 06.3"||0.12 mi||north||15.78 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 55.6"||946.39 mi||west||0° 06' 26.9"||7.39 mi||north||946.71 mi|
|24 hours||13° 35' 32.9"||892.38 mi||east||3° 03' 18.0"||210.09 mi||north||924.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Harare||Sat 3:16 PM||62 km||39 miles||34 nm|| NNE|
|Mutare||Sat 3:16 PM||194 km||121 miles||105 nm|| ESE|
|Bulawayo||Sat 3:16 PM||315 km||196 miles||170 nm|| SW|
|Lusaka||Sat 3:16 PM||433 km||269 miles||234 nm|| NW|
|Beira||Sat 3:16 PM||442 km||274 miles||239 nm|| ESE|
|Francistown||Sat 3:16 PM||473 km||294 miles||255 nm|| SW|
|Blantyre||Sat 3:16 PM||521 km||323 miles||281 nm|| ENE|
|Lilongwe||Sat 3:16 PM||574 km||356 miles||310 nm|| NNE|
|Ndola||Sat 3:16 PM||647 km||402 miles||349 nm|| NNW|
|Kitwe||Sat 3:16 PM||682 km||424 miles||368 nm|| NNW|
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