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 Friday, May 24, 2013 at 22:24:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 24, 2013 at 22:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 01' ||South|
|Longitude: ||19° 31' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.60 meters/second, 1514.1 km/hour, 940.8 miles/hour or 817.6 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' 22.8"||15.68 mi||west||0° 00' 04.5"||0.09 mi||south||15.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 51.9"||940.60 mi||west||0° 04' 26.9"||5.10 mi||south||940.41 mi|
|24 hours||15° 02' 25.8"||983.71 mi||east||1° 06' 47.9"||76.59 mi||south||983.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rundu||Fri 11:24 PM||125 km||77 miles||67 nm|| NNE|
|Windhoek||Fri 11:24 PM||467 km||290 miles||252 nm|| SSW|
|Swakopmund||Fri 11:24 PM||659 km||409 miles||356 nm|| SW|
|Walvis Bay||Fri 11:24 PM||680 km||422 miles||367 nm|| SW|
|Lubango||Fri 11:24 PM||786 km||488 miles||424 nm|| NW|
|Huambo||Fri 11:24 PM||800 km||497 miles||432 nm|| NNW|
|Molepolole||Sat 12:24 AM||860 km||535 miles||465 nm|| SE|
|Francistown||Sat 12:24 AM||869 km||540 miles||469 nm|| ESE|
|Gaborone||Sat 12:24 AM||909 km||565 miles||491 nm|| SE|
|Lusaka||Sat 12:24 AM||1013 km||630 miles||547 nm|| ENE|
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