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 20:50:00 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 20:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 16' ||South|
|Longitude: ||16° 22' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.88 meters/second, 1540.4 km/hour, 957.1 miles/hour or 831.7 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"||15.95 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.14 mi||north||15.95 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 38.6"||956.99 mi||west||0° 07' 30.9"||8.62 mi||north||957.34 mi|
|24 hours||13° 55' 02.9"||924.25 mi||east||3° 28' 42.3"||239.16 mi||north||962.03 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Sun 9:50 PM||343 km||213 miles||185 nm|| WNW|
|Huambo||Sun 9:50 PM||393 km||244 miles||212 nm|| N|
|Rundu||Sun 9:50 PM||404 km||251 miles||218 nm|| ESE|
|Windhoek||Sun 9:50 PM||701 km||436 miles||379 nm|| S|
|Walvis Bay||Sun 9:50 PM||765 km||476 miles||413 nm|| SSW|
|Luanda||Sun 9:50 PM||891 km||553 miles||481 nm|| NNW|
|Lusaka||Sun 10:50 PM||1279 km||795 miles||690 nm|| E|
|Lubumbashi||Sun 10:50 PM||1304 km||810 miles||704 nm|| ENE|
|Kinshasa||Sun 9:50 PM||1327 km||824 miles||716 nm|| N|
|Brazzaville||Sun 9:50 PM||1333 km||829 miles||720 nm|| N|
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