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, August 14, 2013 at 15:56:00 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: 52%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 15:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 48' ||South|
|Longitude: ||30° 08' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.30 meters/second, 1531.1 km/hour, 951.4 miles/hour or 826.7 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' 26.3"||15.86 mi||west||0° 00' 05.5"||0.10 mi||south||15.86 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 22.4"||951.13 mi||west||0° 05' 25.2"||6.21 mi||south||950.91 mi|
|24 hours||13° 44' 57.3"||905.68 mi||east||1° 38' 53.0"||113.36 mi||south||908.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Harare||Wed 5:56 PM||97 km||60 miles||52 nm|| E|
|Gweru||Wed 5:56 PM||186 km||116 miles||101 nm|| S|
|Masvingo||Wed 5:56 PM||263 km||163 miles||142 nm|| SSE|
|Mutare||Wed 5:56 PM||297 km||185 miles||161 nm|| ESE|
|Bulawayo||Wed 5:56 PM||308 km||191 miles||166 nm|| SSW|
|Lusaka||Wed 5:56 PM||329 km||205 miles||178 nm|| NW|
|Kabwe||Wed 5:56 PM||412 km||256 miles||222 nm|| NNW|
|Francistown||Wed 5:56 PM||464 km||288 miles||251 nm|| SW|
|Chipata||Wed 5:56 PM||533 km||331 miles||288 nm|| NNE|
|Beira||Wed 5:56 PM||545 km||338 miles||294 nm|| ESE|
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