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 Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 08:52:00 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: 3%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 08:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 29' ||South|
|Longitude: ||26° 39' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.56 meters/second, 1499.6 km/hour, 931.8 miles/hour or 809.7 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' 22.5"||15.53 mi||west||0° 00' 02.7"||0.05 mi||north||15.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 27.9"||931.59 mi||west||0° 02' 47.7"||3.21 mi||north||931.74 mi|
|24 hours||14° 50' 50.2"||962.22 mi||east||1° 47' 37.0"||123.38 mi||north||975.50 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Francistown||Thu 10:52 AM||118 km||73 miles||64 nm|| SE|
|Bulawayo||Thu 10:52 AM||205 km||127 miles||111 nm|| E|
|Molepolole||Thu 10:52 AM||450 km||280 miles||243 nm|| SSW|
|Gaborone||Thu 10:52 AM||469 km||291 miles||253 nm|| S|
|Harare||Thu 10:52 AM||548 km||340 miles||296 nm|| ENE|
|Rustenburg||Thu 10:52 AM||578 km||359 miles||312 nm|| S|
|Lusaka||Thu 10:52 AM||586 km||364 miles||317 nm|| NNE|
|Pretoria||Thu 10:52 AM||604 km||375 miles||326 nm|| SSE|
|Johannesburg||Thu 10:52 AM||650 km||404 miles||351 nm|| SSE|
|Mutare||Thu 10:52 AM||651 km||405 miles||352 nm|| ENE|
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