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 16:56:00 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: 53%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, August 14, 2013 at 16:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 53' ||South|
|Longitude: ||15° 42' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.05 meters/second, 1530.2 km/hour, 950.8 miles/hour or 826.2 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' 05.4"||0.10 mi||south||15.85 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 18.2"||950.57 mi||west||0° 05' 18.7"||6.09 mi||south||950.35 mi|
|24 hours||13° 46' 26.7"||906.85 mi||east||1° 36' 04.9"||110.15 mi||south||909.34 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Wed 5:56 PM||404 km||251 miles||218 nm|| NW|
|Rundu||Wed 5:56 PM||431 km||268 miles||233 nm|| E|
|Windhoek||Wed 5:56 PM||539 km||335 miles||291 nm|| SSE|
|Swakopmund||Wed 5:56 PM||544 km||338 miles||294 nm|| SSW|
|Huambo||Wed 5:56 PM||565 km||351 miles||305 nm|| N|
|Walvis Bay||Wed 5:56 PM||575 km||357 miles||310 nm|| SSW|
|Luanda||Wed 5:56 PM||1036 km||644 miles||560 nm|| NNW|
|Gaborone||Wed 6:56 PM||1297 km||806 miles||701 nm|| SE|
|Lusaka||Wed 6:56 PM||1370 km||851 miles||740 nm|| E|
|Lubumbashi||Wed 6:56 PM||1443 km||897 miles||779 nm|| ENE|
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