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 15:06:00 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: 29%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 15:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 03' ||South|
|Longitude: ||18° 01' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.78 meters/second, 1554.4 km/hour, 965.9 miles/hour or 839.3 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"||16.10 mi||west||0° 00' 08.8"||0.17 mi||north||16.10 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 23.6"||965.76 mi||west||0° 08' 55.6"||10.23 mi||north||966.15 mi|
|24 hours||12° 37' 06.9"||843.01 mi||east||3° 52' 42.3"||266.63 mi||north||890.83 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Huambo||Sun 4:06 PM||353 km||219 miles||191 nm|| NW|
|Rundu *||Sun 5:06 PM||367 km||228 miles||198 nm|| SSE|
|Lubango||Sun 4:06 PM||487 km||303 miles||263 nm|| W|
|Windhoek *||Sun 5:06 PM||837 km||520 miles||452 nm|| S|
|Luanda||Sun 4:06 PM||863 km||536 miles||466 nm|| NW|
|Walvis Bay *||Sun 5:06 PM||949 km||590 miles||513 nm|| SSW|
|Lubumbashi||Sun 5:06 PM||1091 km||678 miles||589 nm|| ENE|
|Lusaka||Sun 5:06 PM||1103 km||685 miles||596 nm|| E|
|Kinshasa||Sun 4:06 PM||1224 km||760 miles||661 nm|| NNW|
|Brazzaville||Sun 4:06 PM||1231 km||765 miles||665 nm|| NNW|
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