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 Monday, January 7, 2013 at 06:36:00 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: 27%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, January 7, 2013 at 06:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 02' ||South|
|Longitude: ||15° 23' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.75 meters/second, 1536.3 km/hour, 954.6 miles/hour or 829.5 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' 25.8"||15.91 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.15 mi||south||15.91 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 44.0"||954.37 mi||west||0° 07' 33.4"||8.66 mi||south||954.08 mi|
|24 hours||14° 05' 11.1"||931.73 mi||east||2° 30' 11.2"||172.17 mi||south||941.06 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Mon 7:36 AM||309 km||192 miles||167 nm|| NW|
|Huambo||Mon 7:36 AM||473 km||294 miles||256 nm|| N|
|Rundu *||Mon 8:36 AM||476 km||296 miles||257 nm|| ESE|
|Swakopmund *||Mon 8:36 AM||631 km||392 miles||341 nm|| S|
|Windhoek *||Mon 8:36 AM||638 km||396 miles||344 nm|| SSE|
|Walvis Bay *||Mon 8:36 AM||661 km||411 miles||357 nm|| S|
|Luanda||Mon 7:36 AM||937 km||582 miles||506 nm|| NNW|
|Gaborone||Mon 8:36 AM||1382 km||859 miles||746 nm|| SE|
|Lusaka||Mon 8:36 AM||1391 km||864 miles||751 nm|| E|
|Kinshasa||Mon 7:36 AM||1407 km||874 miles||760 nm|| N|
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