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 Sunday, June 3, 2012 at 23:12:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, June 3, 2012 at 23:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 17' ||South|
|Longitude: ||3° 48' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.12 meters/second, 1490.8 km/hour, 926.4 miles/hour or 805.0 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' 21.8"||15.44 mi||west||0° 00' 02.9"||0.06 mi||south||15.44 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 55.6"||926.08 mi||west||0° 02' 50.7"||3.26 mi||south||925.94 mi|
|24 hours||15° 14' 06.5"||982.10 mi||east||0° 23' 00.5"||26.39 mi||south||981.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Sun 11:12 PM||1166 km||725 miles||630 nm|| WNW|
|Windhoek||Mon 12:12 AM||1380 km||858 miles||745 nm|| E|
|Luanda||Mon 12:12 AM||1708 km||1061 miles||922 nm|| NE|
|Cape Town||Mon 1:12 AM||2007 km||1247 miles||1084 nm|| SE|
|Kinshasa||Mon 12:12 AM||2251 km||1398 miles||1215 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Mon 12:12 AM||2254 km||1401 miles||1217 nm|| NE|
|Gaborone||Mon 1:12 AM||2294 km||1426 miles||1239 nm|| ESE|
|São Tomé||Sun 11:12 PM||2412 km||1499 miles||1303 nm|| N|
|Libreville||Mon 12:12 AM||2475 km||1538 miles||1336 nm|| NNE|
|Johannesburg||Mon 1:12 AM||2527 km||1570 miles||1364 nm|| ESE|
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