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 Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 04:36:00 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: 47%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, March 5, 2013 at 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 27' ||South|
|Longitude: ||25° 17' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.74 meters/second, 1503.9 km/hour, 934.5 miles/hour or 812.0 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' 24.6"||15.58 mi||west||0° 00' 00.3"||0.01 mi||south||15.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 42.5"||934.22 mi||west||0° 00' 12.6"||0.24 mi||south||934.21 mi|
|24 hours||14° 05' 48.8"||913.82 mi||east||0° 32' 14.1"||36.96 mi||north||916.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Francistown||Tue 6:36 AM||245 km||152 miles||132 nm|| ESE|
|Bulawayo||Tue 6:36 AM||346 km||215 miles||187 nm|| E|
|Molepolole||Tue 6:36 AM||439 km||273 miles||237 nm|| S|
|Gaborone||Tue 6:36 AM||470 km||292 miles||254 nm|| S|
|Gweru||Tue 6:36 AM||487 km||302 miles||263 nm|| ENE|
|Polokwane||Tue 6:36 AM||575 km||358 miles||311 nm|| SE|
|Masvingo||Tue 6:36 AM||581 km||361 miles||314 nm|| E|
|Rustenburg||Tue 6:36 AM||612 km||380 miles||330 nm|| SSE|
|Mongu||Tue 6:36 AM||616 km||383 miles||333 nm|| NNW|
|Lusaka||Tue 6:36 AM||641 km||398 miles||346 nm|| NNE|
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