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 17:08:00 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: 62%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, September 13, 2013 at 17:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 08' ||South|
|Longitude: ||24° 23' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.28 meters/second, 1516.6 km/hour, 942.4 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' 54.5"||942.17 mi||west||0° 02' 59.5"||3.43 mi||north||942.32 mi|
|24 hours||13° 57' 32.8"||912.38 mi||east||1° 46' 09.8"||121.70 mi||north||925.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Francistown||Fri 7:08 PM||397 km||247 miles||215 nm|| SE|
|Bulawayo||Fri 7:08 PM||455 km||283 miles||246 nm|| ESE|
|Rundu *||Fri 7:08 PM||506 km||314 miles||273 nm|| WNW|
|Lusaka||Fri 7:08 PM||584 km||363 miles||315 nm|| NE|
|Molepolole||Fri 7:08 PM||596 km||370 miles||322 nm|| S|
|Gaborone||Fri 7:08 PM||631 km||392 miles||341 nm|| SSE|
|Harare||Fri 7:08 PM||719 km||446 miles||388 nm|| E|
|Rustenburg||Fri 7:08 PM||781 km||485 miles||422 nm|| SSE|
|Kitwe||Fri 7:08 PM||811 km||504 miles||438 nm|| NNE|
|Pretoria||Fri 7:08 PM||831 km||516 miles||448 nm|| SSE|
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