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 16:46:00 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: 53%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 16:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 52' ||South|
|Longitude: ||18° 06' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.09 meters/second, 1530.3 km/hour, 950.9 miles/hour or 826.3 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' 26.3"||15.85 mi||west||0° 00' 05.3"||0.10 mi||south||15.85 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 19.0"||950.66 mi||west||0° 05' 19.9"||6.11 mi||south||950.45 mi|
|24 hours||13° 46' 11.8"||906.66 mi||east||1° 36' 32.9"||110.68 mi||south||909.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rundu||Wed 5:46 PM||177 km||110 miles||95 nm|| E|
|Menongue||Wed 5:46 PM||357 km||222 miles||193 nm|| N|
|Windhoek||Wed 5:46 PM||530 km||329 miles||286 nm|| S|
|Lubango||Wed 5:46 PM||591 km||367 miles||319 nm|| WNW|
|Mongu||Wed 6:46 PM||610 km||379 miles||329 nm|| ENE|
|Huambo||Wed 5:46 PM||618 km||384 miles||334 nm|| NNW|
|Swakopmund||Wed 5:46 PM||650 km||404 miles||351 nm|| SW|
|Walvis Bay||Wed 5:46 PM||676 km||420 miles||365 nm|| SSW|
|Luena||Wed 5:46 PM||701 km||436 miles||379 nm|| NNE|
|Malanje||Wed 5:46 PM||941 km||585 miles||508 nm|| NNW|
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