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 Sunday, March 3, 2013 at 02:44:00 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: 70%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, March 3, 2013 at 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 31' ||South|
|Longitude: ||24° 28' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.91 meters/second, 1533.3 km/hour, 952.7 miles/hour or 827.9 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' 26.3"||15.88 mi||west||0° 00' 06.4"||0.12 mi||south||15.88 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 17.7"||952.51 mi||west||0° 06' 28.4"||7.42 mi||south||952.25 mi|
|24 hours||13° 41' 54.9"||903.73 mi||east||2° 03' 39.5"||141.76 mi||south||909.52 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lusaka||Sun 4:44 AM||469 km||291 miles||253 nm|| ENE|
|Rundu *||Sun 4:44 AM||500 km||311 miles||270 nm|| W|
|Francistown||Sun 4:44 AM||516 km||320 miles||278 nm|| SE|
|Bulawayo||Sun 4:44 AM||523 km||325 miles||282 nm|| SE|
|Kitwe||Sun 4:44 AM||659 km||409 miles||356 nm|| NE|
|Ndola||Sun 4:44 AM||673 km||418 miles||363 nm|| NE|
|Harare||Sun 4:44 AM||699 km||435 miles||378 nm|| E|
|Lubumbashi||Sun 4:44 AM||725 km||450 miles||391 nm|| NNE|
|Molepolole||Sun 4:44 AM||770 km||479 miles||416 nm|| S|
|Gaborone||Sun 4:44 AM||804 km||500 miles||434 nm|| S|
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