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 12:12:00 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: 3%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, September 17, 2012 at 12:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 45' ||South|
|Longitude: ||11° 21' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.18 meters/second, 1591.8 km/hour, 989.1 miles/hour or 859.5 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' 55.7"||989.01 mi||west||0° 11' 56.8"||13.68 mi||south||988.84 mi|
|24 hours||13° 04' 19.0"||893.75 mi||east||4° 30' 10.3"||309.52 mi||south||939.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Luanda||Mon 1:12 PM||207 km||128 miles||112 nm|| E|
|Cabinda||Mon 1:12 PM||366 km||227 miles||197 nm|| NNE|
|Pointe-Noire||Mon 1:12 PM||443 km||275 miles||239 nm|| N|
|Dolisie||Mon 1:12 PM||524 km||326 miles||283 nm|| NNE|
|Huambo||Mon 1:12 PM||654 km||406 miles||353 nm|| SE|
|Kinshasa||Mon 1:12 PM||657 km||408 miles||355 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Mon 1:12 PM||660 km||410 miles||356 nm|| NE|
|Lubango||Mon 1:12 PM||720 km||448 miles||389 nm|| SSE|
|Franceville||Mon 1:12 PM||825 km||513 miles||446 nm|| NNE|
|Port-Gentil||Mon 1:12 PM||932 km||579 miles||503 nm|| NNW|
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