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, April 3, 2013 at 04:56:00 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: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 04:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 24' ||South|
|Longitude: ||18° 31' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.53 meters/second, 1524.7 km/hour, 947.4 miles/hour or 823.3 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' 25.8"||15.79 mi||west||0° 00' 05.2"||0.10 mi||north||15.79 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 48.2"||947.24 mi||west||0° 05' 19.5"||6.10 mi||north||947.50 mi|
|24 hours||13° 24' 41.6"||880.41 mi||east||2° 37' 19.10"||180.34 mi||north||904.92 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rundu *||Wed 6:56 AM||142 km||88 miles||77 nm|| ENE|
|Windhoek *||Wed 6:56 AM||485 km||301 miles||262 nm|| SSW|
|Swakopmund *||Wed 6:56 AM||631 km||392 miles||341 nm|| SW|
|Walvis Bay *||Wed 6:56 AM||655 km||407 miles||354 nm|| SW|
|Lubango||Wed 5:56 AM||661 km||410 miles||357 nm|| NW|
|Huambo||Wed 5:56 AM||690 km||429 miles||373 nm|| NNW|
|Molepolole||Wed 6:56 AM||983 km||611 miles||531 nm|| SE|
|Francistown||Wed 6:56 AM||990 km||615 miles||535 nm|| ESE|
|Gaborone||Wed 6:56 AM||1031 km||641 miles||557 nm|| SE|
|Lusaka||Wed 6:56 AM||1090 km||677 miles||589 nm|| ENE|
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