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 Thursday, August 15, 2013 at 17:08:00 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: 64%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, August 15, 2013 at 17:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 30' ||South|
|Longitude: ||26° 35' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.32 meters/second, 1513.1 km/hour, 940.2 miles/hour or 817.0 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' 24.7"||15.67 mi||west||0° 00' 02.5"||0.05 mi||south||15.67 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 49.4"||939.98 mi||west||0° 02' 28.0"||2.83 mi||south||939.86 mi|
|24 hours||14° 15' 54.1"||930.29 mi||east||0° 22' 43.7"||26.06 mi||south||929.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Francistown||Thu 7:08 PM||209 km||130 miles||113 nm|| SSE|
|Bulawayo||Thu 7:08 PM||222 km||138 miles||120 nm|| ESE|
|Lusaka||Thu 7:08 PM||486 km||302 miles||262 nm|| NNE|
|Harare||Thu 7:08 PM||506 km||314 miles||273 nm|| ENE|
|Molepolole||Thu 7:08 PM||555 km||345 miles||300 nm|| S|
|Gaborone||Thu 7:08 PM||575 km||357 miles||311 nm|| S|
|Mutare||Thu 7:08 PM||641 km||399 miles||346 nm|| E|
|Rustenburg||Thu 7:08 PM||687 km||427 miles||371 nm|| S|
|Pretoria||Thu 7:08 PM||711 km||442 miles||384 nm|| SSE|
|Rundu||Thu 6:08 PM||740 km||460 miles||400 nm|| WNW|
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