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, September 12, 2013 at 16:58:00 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: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 16:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 41' ||South|
|Longitude: ||12° 45' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.92 meters/second, 1511.7 km/hour, 939.3 miles/hour or 816.3 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' 24.9"||15.66 mi||west||0° 00' 00.2"||0.00 mi||south||15.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 00.8"||939.11 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||south||939.11 mi|
|24 hours||14° 02' 09.1"||914.31 mi||east||0° 32' 26.8"||37.20 mi||north||916.59 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Swakopmund *||Thu 6:58 PM||380 km||236 miles||205 nm|| SSE|
|Walvis Bay *||Thu 6:58 PM||406 km||252 miles||219 nm|| SSE|
|Lubango||Thu 5:58 PM||533 km||331 miles||288 nm|| N|
|Windhoek *||Thu 6:58 PM||554 km||344 miles||299 nm|| SE|
|Rundu *||Thu 6:58 PM||765 km||475 miles||413 nm|| ENE|
|Huambo||Thu 5:58 PM||828 km||514 miles||447 nm|| NNE|
|Luanda||Thu 5:58 PM||1201 km||746 miles||649 nm|| N|
|Gaborone||Thu 6:58 PM||1464 km||910 miles||790 nm|| ESE|
|Cape Town||Thu 6:58 PM||1675 km||1041 miles||904 nm|| SSE|
|Lusaka||Thu 6:58 PM||1714 km||1065 miles||926 nm|| ENE|
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