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 13:24:00 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: 19%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 13:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 22' ||South|
|Longitude: ||29° 00' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.19 meters/second, 1523.5 km/hour, 946.6 miles/hour or 822.6 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' 56.4"||946.48 mi||west||0° 06' 27.8"||7.41 mi||north||946.80 mi|
|24 hours||13° 35' 14.5"||892.12 mi||east||3° 03' 36.8"||210.45 mi||north||923.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Gweru||Sat 3:24 PM||148 km||92 miles||80 nm|| SE|
|Bulawayo||Sat 3:24 PM||203 km||126 miles||110 nm|| SSW|
|Harare||Sat 3:24 PM||224 km||139 miles||121 nm|| ENE|
|Masvingo||Sat 3:24 PM||270 km||167 miles||146 nm|| SE|
|Lusaka||Sat 3:24 PM||335 km||208 miles||181 nm|| NNW|
|Francistown||Sat 3:24 PM||348 km||216 miles||188 nm|| SSW|
|Mutare||Sat 3:24 PM||391 km||243 miles||211 nm|| E|
|Kabwe||Sat 3:24 PM||438 km||272 miles||236 nm|| N|
|Ndola||Sat 3:24 PM||598 km||371 miles||323 nm|| N|
|Polokwane||Sat 3:24 PM||614 km||381 miles||331 nm|| S|
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