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 Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 11:40:00 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: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 11:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 13' ||South|
|Longitude: ||15° 23' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.53 meters/second, 1549.9 km/hour, 963.1 miles/hour or 836.9 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' 25.4"||16.05 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.05 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 31.4"||962.94 mi||west||0° 09' 14.4"||10.59 mi||north||963.35 mi|
|24 hours||13° 23' 52.2"||894.37 mi||east||4° 03' 40.6"||279.21 mi||north||944.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Sat 12:40 PM||207 km||128 miles||112 nm|| W|
|Huambo||Sat 12:40 PM||273 km||169 miles||147 nm|| N|
|Rundu *||Sat 1:40 PM||554 km||344 miles||299 nm|| ESE|
|Luanda||Sat 12:40 PM||744 km||462 miles||402 nm|| NNW|
|Windhoek *||Sat 1:40 PM||833 km||518 miles||450 nm|| SSE|
|Walvis Bay *||Sat 1:40 PM||862 km||535 miles||465 nm|| S|
|Kinshasa||Sat 12:40 PM||1205 km||749 miles||651 nm|| N|
|Brazzaville||Sat 12:40 PM||1212 km||753 miles||654 nm|| N|
|Lubumbashi||Sat 1:40 PM||1367 km||849 miles||738 nm|| ENE|
|Lusaka||Sat 1:40 PM||1384 km||860 miles||747 nm|| E|
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