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 Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 20:00:00 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: 93%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, August 18, 2013 at 20:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 22' ||South|
|Longitude: ||28° 23' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.64 meters/second, 1539.5 km/hour, 956.6 miles/hour or 831.3 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' 24.5"||15.94 mi||west||0° 00' 07.4"||0.14 mi||north||15.94 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 36.4"||956.45 mi||west||0° 07' 25.3"||8.51 mi||north||956.79 mi|
|24 hours||13° 56' 03.7"||924.89 mi||east||3° 26' 44.4"||236.92 mi||north||962.08 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lusaka||Sun 10:00 PM||106 km||66 miles||57 nm|| N|
|Harare||Sun 10:00 PM||326 km||203 miles||176 nm|| ESE|
|Ndola||Sun 10:00 PM||377 km||234 miles||203 nm|| N|
|Kitwe||Sun 10:00 PM||395 km||245 miles||213 nm|| N|
|Bulawayo||Sun 10:00 PM||419 km||260 miles||226 nm|| S|
|Lubumbashi||Sun 10:00 PM||530 km||330 miles||286 nm|| N|
|Mutare||Sun 10:00 PM||538 km||334 miles||290 nm|| ESE|
|Francistown||Sun 10:00 PM||539 km||335 miles||291 nm|| S|
|Lilongwe||Sun 10:00 PM||637 km||396 miles||344 nm|| ENE|
|Beira||Sun 10:00 PM||783 km||487 miles||423 nm|| ESE|
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