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 17:02:00 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: 59%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 17:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 10' ||South|
|Longitude: ||23° 15' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.24 meters/second, 1552.5 km/hour, 964.7 miles/hour or 838.3 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' 26.8"||16.08 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.15 mi||north||16.08 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 46.7"||964.53 mi||west||0° 07' 39.4"||8.78 mi||north||964.86 mi|
|24 hours||13° 03' 41.6"||872.11 mi||east||3° 26' 53.9"||237.07 mi||north||910.08 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rundu *||Sat 7:02 PM||480 km||298 miles||259 nm|| SW|
|Lusaka||Sat 7:02 PM||540 km||336 miles||292 nm|| E|
|Kitwe||Sat 7:02 PM||596 km||371 miles||322 nm|| ENE|
|Lubumbashi||Sat 7:02 PM||600 km||373 miles||324 nm|| NE|
|Ndola||Sat 7:02 PM||629 km||391 miles||340 nm|| ENE|
|Francistown||Sat 7:02 PM||802 km||498 miles||433 nm|| SSE|
|Huambo||Sat 6:02 PM||855 km||531 miles||461 nm|| WNW|
|Harare||Sat 7:02 PM||882 km||548 miles||476 nm|| ESE|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Sat 7:02 PM||1002 km||623 miles||541 nm|| N|
|Windhoek *||Sat 7:02 PM||1044 km||649 miles||564 nm|| SW|
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