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 Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 16:40:00 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: 58%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 16:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 13' ||South|
|Longitude: ||28° 33' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.13 meters/second, 1552.1 km/hour, 964.4 miles/hour or 838.1 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' 26.6"||16.07 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.14 mi||north||16.07 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 45.5"||964.30 mi||west||0° 07' 37.4"||8.74 mi||north||964.63 mi|
|24 hours||13° 04' 07.6"||872.40 mi||east||3° 26' 11.7"||236.27 mi||north||910.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lusaka||Sat 6:40 PM||36 km||23 miles||20 nm|| SW|
|Ndola||Sat 6:40 PM||248 km||154 miles||134 nm|| N|
|Kitwe||Sat 6:40 PM||270 km||167 miles||146 nm|| N|
|Harare||Sat 6:40 PM||393 km||244 miles||212 nm|| SE|
|Lubumbashi||Sat 6:40 PM||411 km||255 miles||222 nm|| NNW|
|Bulawayo||Sat 6:40 PM||546 km||339 miles||295 nm|| S|
|Lilongwe||Sat 6:40 PM||579 km||360 miles||313 nm|| ENE|
|Mutare||Sat 6:40 PM||603 km||375 miles||326 nm|| SE|
|Francistown||Sat 6:40 PM||668 km||415 miles||361 nm|| S|
|Beira||Sat 6:40 PM||840 km||522 miles||454 nm|| SE|
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