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 17:12:00 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 17:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 43' ||South|
|Longitude: ||7° 20' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.11 meters/second, 1530.4 km/hour, 950.9 miles/hour or 826.3 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' 25.7"||15.85 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||north||15.85 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 42.4"||950.78 mi||west||0° 05' 12.0"||5.96 mi||north||951.02 mi|
|24 hours||13° 31' 06.1"||890.83 mi||east||2° 34' 16.8"||176.83 mi||north||914.15 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Fri 6:12 PM||728 km||452 miles||393 nm|| ENE|
|Walvis Bay *||Fri 7:12 PM||947 km||588 miles||511 nm|| SE|
|Windhoek *||Fri 7:12 PM||1153 km||717 miles||623 nm|| ESE|
|Luanda||Fri 6:12 PM||1173 km||729 miles||633 nm|| NNE|
|Jamestown||Fri 5:12 PM||1404 km||873 miles||758 nm|| W|
|Kinshasa||Fri 6:12 PM||1719 km||1068 miles||928 nm|| NNE|
|Brazzaville||Fri 6:12 PM||1723 km||1071 miles||930 nm|| NNE|
|São Tomé||Fri 5:12 PM||1999 km||1242 miles||1079 nm|| N|
|Libreville||Fri 6:12 PM||2017 km||1254 miles||1089 nm|| N|
|Gaborone||Fri 7:12 PM||2074 km||1289 miles||1120 nm|| ESE|
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