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 12:02:00 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: 3%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, September 17, 2012 at 12:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 43' ||South|
|Longitude: ||13° 46' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.22 meters/second, 1592.0 km/hour, 989.2 miles/hour or 859.6 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"||16.49 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||south||16.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 56.2"||989.11 mi||west||0° 11' 57.3"||13.69 mi||south||988.94 mi|
|24 hours||13° 04' 06.1"||893.58 mi||east||4° 30' 26.0"||309.82 mi||south||939.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Luanda||Mon 1:02 PM||60 km||37 miles||32 nm|| WSW|
|Uíge||Mon 1:02 PM||188 km||117 miles||102 nm|| NE|
|Malanje||Mon 1:02 PM||298 km||185 miles||161 nm|| ESE|
|Cabinda||Mon 1:02 PM||391 km||243 miles||211 nm|| NNW|
|Pointe-Noire||Mon 1:02 PM||483 km||300 miles||261 nm|| NNW|
|Huambo||Mon 1:02 PM||498 km||309 miles||269 nm|| SSE|
|Dolisie||Mon 1:02 PM||514 km||319 miles||277 nm|| NNW|
|Kinshasa||Mon 1:02 PM||516 km||320 miles||278 nm|| NNE|
|Brazzaville||Mon 1:02 PM||521 km||324 miles||281 nm|| NNE|
|Lubango||Mon 1:02 PM||686 km||426 miles||370 nm|| S|
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