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 09:42:00 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 09:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 26' ||South|
|Longitude: ||14° 40' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.68 meters/second, 1500.0 km/hour, 932.1 miles/hour or 810.0 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"||15.54 mi||west||0° 00' 02.7"||0.05 mi||north||15.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 29.1"||931.85 mi||west||0° 02' 55.4"||3.35 mi||north||932.00 mi|
|24 hours||14° 49' 58.4"||961.53 mi||east||1° 50' 28.7"||126.67 mi||north||975.36 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Swakopmund *||Thu 11:42 AM||248 km||154 miles||134 nm|| S|
|Walvis Bay *||Thu 11:42 AM||279 km||173 miles||151 nm|| S|
|Windhoek *||Thu 11:42 AM||344 km||214 miles||186 nm|| SE|
|Rundu *||Thu 11:42 AM||604 km||375 miles||326 nm|| ENE|
|Lubango||Thu 10:42 AM||624 km||388 miles||337 nm|| NNW|
|Huambo||Thu 10:42 AM||856 km||532 miles||462 nm|| N|
|Gaborone||Thu 11:42 AM||1246 km||774 miles||673 nm|| ESE|
|Luanda||Thu 10:42 AM||1293 km||804 miles||698 nm|| N|
|Rustenburg||Thu 11:42 AM||1411 km||877 miles||762 nm|| ESE|
|Pretoria||Thu 11:42 AM||1503 km||934 miles||812 nm|| ESE|
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