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 Thursday, April 4, 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: 38%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 41' ||South|
|Longitude: ||22° 18' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.41 meters/second, 1549.5 km/hour, 962.8 miles/hour or 836.7 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' 27.2"||16.05 mi||west||0° 00' 07.7"||0.15 mi||north||16.05 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 16.3"||962.68 mi||west||0° 07' 51.1"||9.00 mi||north||963.03 mi|
|24 hours||12° 48' 22.2"||852.94 mi||east||3° 30' 43.4"||241.47 mi||north||892.97 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rundu *||Thu 7:36 AM||365 km||227 miles||197 nm|| SW|
|Lusaka||Thu 7:36 AM||642 km||399 miles||347 nm|| E|
|Kitwe||Thu 7:36 AM||714 km||443 miles||385 nm|| ENE|
|Lubumbashi||Thu 7:36 AM||716 km||445 miles||387 nm|| NE|
|Huambo||Thu 6:36 AM||778 km||484 miles||420 nm|| WNW|
|Francistown||Thu 7:36 AM||819 km||509 miles||442 nm|| SE|
|Windhoek *||Thu 7:36 AM||937 km||582 miles||506 nm|| SW|
|Lubango||Thu 6:36 AM||950 km||590 miles||513 nm|| W|
|Harare||Thu 7:36 AM||962 km||598 miles||520 nm|| ESE|
|Gaborone||Thu 7:36 AM||1061 km||659 miles||573 nm|| SSE|
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