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 14:24:00 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 14:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 16' ||South|
|Longitude: ||14° 35' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.49 meters/second, 1524.6 km/hour, 947.3 miles/hour or 823.2 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' 25.0"||15.79 mi||west||0° 00' 06.4"||0.12 mi||north||15.79 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 01.9"||947.17 mi||west||0° 06' 34.6"||7.54 mi||north||947.50 mi|
|24 hours||13° 32' 57.1"||890.17 mi||east||3° 05' 56.6"||213.12 mi||north||922.59 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Sat 3:24 PM||388 km||241 miles||209 nm|| NNW|
|Swakopmund *||Sat 4:24 PM||489 km||304 miles||264 nm|| S|
|Walvis Bay *||Sat 4:24 PM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm|| S|
|Windhoek *||Sat 4:24 PM||544 km||338 miles||294 nm|| SSE|
|Rundu *||Sat 4:24 PM||549 km||341 miles||297 nm|| E|
|Huambo||Sat 3:24 PM||619 km||385 miles||334 nm|| NNE|
|Luanda||Sat 3:24 PM||1053 km||654 miles||569 nm|| N|
|Gaborone||Sat 4:24 PM||1369 km||851 miles||739 nm|| ESE|
|Lusaka||Sat 4:24 PM||1490 km||926 miles||804 nm|| E|
|Kinshasa||Sat 3:24 PM||1544 km||959 miles||833 nm|| N|
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