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, July 17, 2013 at 16:56:00 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: 67%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, July 17, 2013 at 16:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 18' ||South|
|Longitude: ||32° 50' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.82 meters/second, 1543.8 km/hour, 959.3 miles/hour or 833.6 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' 26.7"||15.99 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||south||15.99 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 37.1"||959.03 mi||west||0° 07' 11.9"||8.25 mi||south||958.78 mi|
|24 hours||13° 44' 44.5"||912.71 mi||east||2° 24' 37.4"||165.78 mi||south||921.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Blantyre||Wed 6:56 PM||239 km||149 miles||129 nm|| ENE|
|Harare||Wed 6:56 PM||254 km||158 miles||137 nm|| SW|
|Lilongwe||Wed 6:56 PM||275 km||171 miles||149 nm|| NNE|
|Mutare||Wed 6:56 PM||297 km||184 miles||160 nm|| S|
|Beira||Wed 6:56 PM||445 km||276 miles||240 nm|| SSE|
|Lusaka||Wed 6:56 PM||497 km||309 miles||269 nm|| W|
|Mzuzu||Wed 6:56 PM||551 km||342 miles||297 nm|| NNE|
|Ndola||Wed 6:56 PM||583 km||362 miles||315 nm|| NW|
|Bulawayo||Wed 6:56 PM||620 km||385 miles||335 nm|| SW|
|Kitwe||Wed 6:56 PM||630 km||391 miles||340 nm|| NW|
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