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 Monday, September 17, 2012 at 10:48:00 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: 3%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, September 17, 2012 at 10:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 29' ||South|
|Longitude: ||31° 36' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.54 meters/second, 1593.2 km/hour, 989.9 miles/hour or 860.2 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' 27.9"||16.50 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||south||16.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 00.0"||989.83 mi||west||0° 12' 00.7"||13.76 mi||south||989.66 mi|
|24 hours||13° 02' 31.1"||892.36 mi||east||4° 32' 19.9"||311.99 mi||south||939.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kasama||Mon 12:48 PM||200 km||124 miles||108 nm|| SSW|
|Mbeya||Mon 1:48 PM||209 km||130 miles||113 nm|| ESE|
|Karonga||Mon 12:48 PM||302 km||188 miles||163 nm|| ESE|
|Mzuzu||Mon 12:48 PM||423 km||263 miles||228 nm|| SE|
|Dodoma||Mon 1:48 PM||523 km||325 miles||282 nm|| ENE|
|Lubumbashi||Mon 12:48 PM||573 km||356 miles||310 nm|| SW|
|Chipata||Mon 12:48 PM||583 km||362 miles||315 nm|| S|
|Gitega||Mon 12:48 PM||588 km||365 miles||317 nm|| NNW|
|Ndola||Mon 12:48 PM||595 km||370 miles||321 nm|| SSW|
|Kitwe||Mon 12:48 PM||606 km||377 miles||327 nm|| SW|
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