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 Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 12:32:00 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: 9%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 12:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 17' ||South|
|Longitude: ||26° 41' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.27 meters/second, 1531.0 km/hour, 951.3 miles/hour or 826.7 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' 23.8"||15.86 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||north||15.86 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 56.1"||951.16 mi||west||0° 06' 04.8"||6.97 mi||north||951.44 mi|
|24 hours||14° 06' 52.4"||932.38 mi||east||2° 56' 04.6"||201.80 mi||north||960.79 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lusaka||Thu 2:32 PM||267 km||166 miles||144 nm|| NE|
|Bulawayo||Thu 2:32 PM||376 km||233 miles||203 nm|| SSE|
|Francistown||Thu 2:32 PM||439 km||273 miles||237 nm|| S|
|Harare||Thu 2:32 PM||467 km||290 miles||252 nm|| E|
|Ndola||Thu 2:32 PM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm|| NNE|
|Kitwe||Thu 2:32 PM||521 km||324 miles||281 nm|| NNE|
|Lubumbashi||Thu 2:32 PM||627 km||390 miles||339 nm|| N|
|Mutare||Thu 2:32 PM||659 km||409 miles||356 nm|| ESE|
|Rundu *||Thu 2:32 PM||739 km||459 miles||399 nm|| W|
|Molepolole||Thu 2:32 PM||798 km||496 miles||431 nm|| S|
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