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 17:00:00 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: 59%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 17:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 11' ||South|
|Longitude: ||23° 44' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.23 meters/second, 1552.4 km/hour, 964.6 miles/hour or 838.2 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' 26.8"||16.08 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.15 mi||north||16.08 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 46.6"||964.51 mi||west||0° 07' 39.2"||8.77 mi||north||964.84 mi|
|24 hours||13° 03' 44.0"||872.13 mi||east||3° 26' 50.0"||237.00 mi||north||910.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lusaka||Sat 7:00 PM||489 km||304 miles||264 nm|| E|
|Rundu *||Sat 7:00 PM||521 km||324 miles||281 nm|| SW|
|Kitwe||Sat 7:00 PM||550 km||342 miles||297 nm|| ENE|
|Lubumbashi||Sat 7:00 PM||562 km||349 miles||303 nm|| NE|
|Ndola||Sat 7:00 PM||582 km||361 miles||314 nm|| ENE|
|Francistown||Sat 7:00 PM||774 km||481 miles||418 nm|| SSE|
|Harare||Sat 7:00 PM||834 km||518 miles||450 nm|| ESE|
|Huambo||Sat 6:00 PM||904 km||562 miles||488 nm|| WNW|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Sat 7:00 PM||1002 km||623 miles||541 nm|| N|
|Gaborone||Sat 7:00 PM||1073 km||667 miles||579 nm|| SSE|
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