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 16:02:00 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: 47%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 11, 2013 at 16:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 49' ||South|
|Longitude: ||24° 10' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.85 meters/second, 1529.5 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"||950.20 mi||west||0° 05' 04.1"||5.81 mi||north||950.45 mi|
|24 hours||13° 32' 20.8"||891.71 mi||east||2° 31' 22.1"||173.49 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.
|Rundu *||Fri 6:02 PM||466 km||290 miles||252 nm|| W|
|Francistown||Fri 6:02 PM||511 km||317 miles||276 nm|| SE|
|Lusaka||Fri 6:02 PM||514 km||319 miles||277 nm|| ENE|
|Bulawayo||Fri 6:02 PM||532 km||331 miles||287 nm|| ESE|
|Kitwe||Fri 6:02 PM||705 km||438 miles||381 nm|| NE|
|Harare||Fri 6:02 PM||730 km||454 miles||394 nm|| E|
|Molepolole||Fri 6:02 PM||742 km||461 miles||401 nm|| S|
|Lubumbashi||Fri 6:02 PM||770 km||478 miles||416 nm|| NNE|
|Gaborone||Fri 6:02 PM||778 km||483 miles||420 nm|| SSE|
|Windhoek *||Fri 6:02 PM||905 km||563 miles||489 nm|| SW|
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