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 Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 05:36:00 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: 35%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 6, 2013 at 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 52' ||South|
|Longitude: ||24° 58' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.42 meters/second, 1509.9 km/hour, 938.2 miles/hour or 815.3 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' 24.8"||15.64 mi||west||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||north||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 57.2"||938.00 mi||west||0° 03' 08.6"||3.61 mi||north||938.16 mi|
|24 hours||13° 52' 11.6"||902.49 mi||east||1° 50' 14.0"||126.37 mi||north||916.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Francistown||Wed 7:36 AM||302 km||188 miles||163 nm|| ESE|
|Bulawayo||Wed 7:36 AM||380 km||236 miles||205 nm|| E|
|Molepolole||Wed 7:36 AM||507 km||315 miles||274 nm|| S|
|Gaborone||Wed 7:36 AM||540 km||335 miles||291 nm|| S|
|Rundu *||Wed 7:36 AM||589 km||366 miles||318 nm|| WNW|
|Lusaka||Wed 7:36 AM||604 km||375 miles||326 nm|| NE|
|Harare||Wed 7:36 AM||679 km||422 miles||367 nm|| ENE|
|Rustenburg||Wed 7:36 AM||684 km||425 miles||369 nm|| SSE|
|Pretoria||Wed 7:36 AM||731 km||454 miles||395 nm|| SSE|
|Johannesburg||Wed 7:36 AM||770 km||479 miles||416 nm|| SSE|
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