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, January 11, 2013 at 10:20:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 11, 2013 at 10:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 32' ||South|
|Longitude: ||20° 23' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.13 meters/second, 1519.7 km/hour, 944.3 miles/hour or 820.6 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' 23.6"||15.74 mi||west||0° 00' 06.3"||0.12 mi||north||15.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 35.7"||944.09 mi||west||0° 06' 25.1"||7.36 mi||north||944.42 mi|
|24 hours||14° 13' 47.3"||933.38 mi||east||3° 06' 45.9"||214.07 mi||north||965.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rundu *||Fri 12:20 PM||95 km||59 miles||51 nm|| NW|
|Windhoek *||Fri 12:20 PM||563 km||350 miles||304 nm|| SW|
|Walvis Bay *||Fri 12:20 PM||784 km||487 miles||424 nm|| SW|
|Francistown||Fri 12:20 PM||801 km||498 miles||432 nm|| ESE|
|Huambo||Fri 11:20 AM||809 km||503 miles||437 nm|| NW|
|Lubango||Fri 11:20 AM||837 km||520 miles||452 nm|| WNW|
|Molepolole||Fri 12:20 PM||839 km||521 miles||453 nm|| SE|
|Gaborone||Fri 12:20 PM||886 km||551 miles||478 nm|| SE|
|Lusaka||Fri 12:20 PM||907 km||564 miles||490 nm|| ENE|
|Rustenburg||Fri 12:20 PM||1059 km||658 miles||572 nm|| SE|
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