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 Friday, December 14, 2012 at 11:20:00 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: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 14, 2012 at 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 37' ||South|
|Longitude: ||25° 18' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.02 meters/second, 1508.5 km/hour, 937.3 miles/hour or 814.5 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' 22.7"||15.62 mi||west||0° 00' 04.9"||0.09 mi||north||15.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 47.6"||937.13 mi||west||0° 04' 58.1"||5.70 mi||north||937.38 mi|
|24 hours||14° 30' 54.0"||945.92 mi||east||2° 35' 11.3"||177.90 mi||north||969.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Francistown||Fri 1:20 PM||289 km||179 miles||156 nm|| SE|
|Bulawayo||Fri 1:20 PM||349 km||217 miles||189 nm|| E|
|Molepolole||Fri 1:20 PM||532 km||330 miles||287 nm|| S|
|Lusaka||Fri 1:20 PM||562 km||349 miles||303 nm|| NE|
|Gaborone||Fri 1:20 PM||562 km||349 miles||304 nm|| S|
|Rundu *||Fri 1:20 PM||613 km||381 miles||331 nm|| WNW|
|Harare||Fri 1:20 PM||638 km||396 miles||344 nm|| ENE|
|Rustenburg||Fri 1:20 PM||700 km||435 miles||378 nm|| SSE|
|Pretoria||Fri 1:20 PM||742 km||461 miles||400 nm|| SSE|
|Johannesburg||Fri 1:20 PM||783 km||486 miles||423 nm|| SSE|
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