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 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: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, September 12, 2013 at 17:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 41' ||South|
|Longitude: ||10° 21' ||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' 25.0"||15.66 mi||west||0° 00' 00.2"||0.00 mi||south||15.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 00.6"||939.11 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||south||939.10 mi|
|24 hours||14° 02' 10.3"||914.33 mi||east||0° 32' 57.9"||37.79 mi||north||916.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Swakopmund *||Thu 7:08 PM||546 km||340 miles||295 nm|| SE|
|Walvis Bay *||Thu 7:08 PM||563 km||350 miles||304 nm|| SE|
|Lubango||Thu 6:08 PM||624 km||388 miles||337 nm|| NNE|
|Windhoek *||Thu 7:08 PM||771 km||479 miles||416 nm|| ESE|
|Huambo||Thu 6:08 PM||957 km||594 miles||517 nm|| NE|
|Rundu *||Thu 7:08 PM||1012 km||629 miles||546 nm|| E|
|Luanda||Thu 6:08 PM||1240 km||770 miles||669 nm|| NNE|
|Gaborone||Thu 7:08 PM||1696 km||1054 miles||916 nm|| ESE|
|Jamestown||Thu 5:08 PM||1752 km||1089 miles||946 nm|| W|
|Cape Town||Thu 7:08 PM||1769 km||1099 miles||955 nm|| SSE|
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