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 Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 16:32:00 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: 51%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 16:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 35' ||South|
|Longitude: ||21° 39' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.16 meters/second, 1606.2 km/hour, 998.0 miles/hour or 867.3 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' 31.2"||16.63 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||north||16.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 22.7"||998.02 mi||west||0° 11' 11.8"||12.82 mi||north||998.29 mi|
|24 hours||11° 12' 15.0"||769.96 mi||east||4° 31' 42.4"||311.18 mi||north||832.97 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mbuji-Mayi||Tue 6:32 PM||220 km||137 miles||119 nm|| ENE|
|Kinshasa||Tue 5:32 PM||746 km||464 miles||403 nm|| WNW|
|Brazzaville||Tue 5:32 PM||751 km||467 miles||406 nm|| WNW|
|Lubumbashi||Tue 6:32 PM||852 km||529 miles||460 nm|| SE|
|Kisangani||Tue 6:32 PM||878 km||546 miles||474 nm|| NNE|
|Bujumbura||Tue 6:32 PM||925 km||575 miles||499 nm|| ENE|
|Huambo||Tue 5:32 PM||944 km||586 miles||510 nm|| SW|
|Luanda||Tue 5:32 PM||962 km||598 miles||519 nm|| WSW|
|Gitega||Tue 6:32 PM||982 km||610 miles||530 nm|| ENE|
|Kitwe||Tue 6:32 PM||996 km||619 miles||538 nm|| SE|
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