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 Friday, September 13, 2013 at 17:02:00 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: 61%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, September 13, 2013 at 17:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 08' ||South|
|Longitude: ||25° 49' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.27 meters/second, 1516.6 km/hour, 942.3 miles/hour or 818.9 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' 24.8"||15.71 mi||west||0° 00' 02.9"||0.06 mi||north||15.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 54.4"||942.14 mi||west||0° 02' 58.7"||3.41 mi||north||942.29 mi|
|24 hours||13° 57' 35.6"||912.40 mi||east||1° 45' 52.1"||121.36 mi||north||925.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Francistown||Fri 7:02 PM||286 km||178 miles||155 nm|| SE|
|Bulawayo||Fri 7:02 PM||311 km||193 miles||168 nm|| ESE|
|Lusaka||Fri 7:02 PM||487 km||303 miles||263 nm|| NNE|
|Harare||Fri 7:02 PM||570 km||354 miles||308 nm|| ENE|
|Molepolole||Fri 7:02 PM||584 km||363 miles||315 nm|| S|
|Gaborone||Fri 7:02 PM||611 km||380 miles||330 nm|| S|
|Rundu *||Fri 7:02 PM||654 km||406 miles||353 nm|| W|
|Rustenburg||Fri 7:02 PM||738 km||458 miles||398 nm|| S|
|Kitwe||Fri 7:02 PM||746 km||463 miles||403 nm|| NNE|
|Pretoria||Fri 7:02 PM||771 km||479 miles||416 nm|| SSE|
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