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 Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 20:10:00 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: 85%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 20:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 44' ||South|
|Longitude: ||11° 39' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.79 meters/second, 1518.5 km/hour, 943.5 miles/hour or 819.9 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' 23.8"||15.73 mi||west||0° 00' 04.3"||0.08 mi||north||15.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 52.5"||943.33 mi||west||0° 04' 27.8"||5.12 mi||north||943.55 mi|
|24 hours||14° 19' 45.5"||938.84 mi||east||2° 22' 22.2"||163.19 mi||north||959.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Sat 9:10 PM||465 km||289 miles||251 nm|| NNE|
|Swakopmund||Sat 9:10 PM||530 km||330 miles||286 nm|| SSE|
|Walvis Bay||Sat 9:10 PM||554 km||345 miles||299 nm|| SSE|
|Windhoek||Sat 9:10 PM||709 km||441 miles||383 nm|| SE|
|Menongue||Sat 9:10 PM||786 km||488 miles||424 nm|| NE|
|Huambo||Sat 9:10 PM||791 km||491 miles||427 nm|| NE|
|Rundu||Sat 9:10 PM||862 km||536 miles||466 nm|| E|
|Luanda||Sat 9:10 PM||1108 km||688 miles||598 nm|| N|
|Gaborone||Sat 10:10 PM||1614 km||1003 miles||871 nm|| ESE|
|Kinshasa||Sat 9:10 PM||1642 km||1021 miles||887 nm|| NNE|
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