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 14:06:00 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 14:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 17' ||South|
|Longitude: ||18° 55' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.40 meters/second, 1524.2 km/hour, 947.1 miles/hour or 823.0 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' 24.9"||15.79 mi||west||0° 00' 06.4"||0.12 mi||north||15.79 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 00.2"||946.96 mi||west||0° 06' 32.7"||7.50 mi||north||947.29 mi|
|24 hours||13° 33' 38.3"||890.76 mi||east||3° 05' 14.9"||212.32 mi||north||922.97 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rundu *||Sat 4:06 PM||99 km||62 miles||54 nm|| ENE|
|Windhoek *||Sat 4:06 PM||510 km||317 miles||275 nm|| SSW|
|Swakopmund *||Sat 4:06 PM||667 km||415 miles||360 nm|| SW|
|Lubango||Sat 3:06 PM||688 km||428 miles||372 nm|| WNW|
|Walvis Bay *||Sat 4:06 PM||691 km||429 miles||373 nm|| SW|
|Huambo||Sat 3:06 PM||699 km||434 miles||377 nm|| NNW|
|Francistown||Sat 4:06 PM||956 km||594 miles||516 nm|| ESE|
|Molepolole||Sat 4:06 PM||962 km||598 miles||520 nm|| SE|
|Gaborone||Sat 4:06 PM||1010 km||628 miles||546 nm|| SE|
|Lusaka||Sat 4:06 PM||1047 km||651 miles||566 nm|| ENE|
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