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 Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 14:16:00 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: 29%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 14:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 11' ||South|
|Longitude: ||30° 04' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.49 meters/second, 1553.4 km/hour, 965.2 miles/hour or 838.8 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' 27.2"||16.09 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||16.09 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 18.8"||965.11 mi||west||0° 08' 51.8"||10.16 mi||north||965.50 mi|
|24 hours||12° 38' 55.2"||844.53 mi||east||3° 51' 27.4"||265.21 mi||north||891.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lusaka||Sun 4:16 PM||194 km||120 miles||105 nm|| W|
|Ndola||Sun 4:16 PM||289 km||179 miles||156 nm|| NNW|
|Harare||Sun 4:16 PM||311 km||194 miles||168 nm|| SSE|
|Kitwe||Sun 4:16 PM||330 km||205 miles||178 nm|| NW|
|Lilongwe||Sun 4:16 PM||421 km||261 miles||227 nm|| ENE|
|Lubumbashi||Sun 4:16 PM||479 km||298 miles||259 nm|| NW|
|Mutare||Sun 4:16 PM||503 km||312 miles||271 nm|| SSE|
|Blantyre||Sun 4:16 PM||534 km||332 miles||289 nm|| E|
|Bulawayo||Sun 4:16 PM||573 km||356 miles||309 nm|| SSW|
|Mzuzu||Sun 4:16 PM||594 km||369 miles||321 nm|| NE|
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