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, October 11, 2013 at 16:00:00 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: 47%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 11, 2013 at 16:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 50' ||South|
|Longitude: ||24° 39' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.85 meters/second, 1529.4 km/hour, 950.4 miles/hour or 825.8 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' 25.5"||15.84 mi||west||0° 00' 05.0"||0.10 mi||north||15.84 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 39.7"||950.19 mi||west||0° 05' 03.8"||5.80 mi||north||950.43 mi|
|24 hours||13° 32' 22.9"||891.73 mi||east||2° 31' 17.2"||173.40 mi||north||914.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lusaka||Fri 6:00 PM||471 km||293 miles||254 nm|| NE|
|Francistown||Fri 6:00 PM||477 km||297 miles||258 nm|| SE|
|Bulawayo||Fri 6:00 PM||488 km||304 miles||264 nm|| ESE|
|Rundu *||Fri 6:00 PM||517 km||321 miles||279 nm|| W|
|Kitwe||Fri 6:00 PM||675 km||419 miles||364 nm|| NE|
|Harare||Fri 6:00 PM||679 km||422 miles||367 nm|| E|
|Molepolole||Fri 6:00 PM||734 km||456 miles||396 nm|| S|
|Lubumbashi||Fri 6:00 PM||747 km||464 miles||404 nm|| NNE|
|Gaborone||Fri 6:00 PM||767 km||477 miles||414 nm|| S|
|Rustenburg||Fri 6:00 PM||909 km||565 miles||491 nm|| SSE|
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