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 12:26:00 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 12:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 48' ||South|
|Longitude: ||7° 59' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.12 meters/second, 1591.6 km/hour, 989.0 miles/hour or 859.4 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"||16.48 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||south||16.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 55.1"||988.88 mi||west||0° 11' 56.1"||13.67 mi||south||988.70 mi|
|24 hours||13° 04' 37.0"||893.98 mi||east||4° 29' 48.4"||309.10 mi||south||939.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Luanda||Mon 1:26 PM||578 km||359 miles||312 nm|| E|
|Cabinda||Mon 1:26 PM||587 km||365 miles||317 nm|| NE|
|Pointe-Noire||Mon 1:26 PM||619 km||384 miles||334 nm|| NE|
|Dolisie||Mon 1:26 PM||727 km||452 miles||393 nm|| NE|
|Port-Gentil||Mon 1:26 PM||897 km||557 miles||484 nm|| N|
|Lubango||Mon 1:26 PM||905 km||562 miles||488 nm|| SE|
|Kinshasa||Mon 1:26 PM||950 km||590 miles||513 nm|| ENE|
|Brazzaville||Mon 1:26 PM||951 km||591 miles||513 nm|| ENE|
|Huambo||Mon 1:26 PM||955 km||594 miles||516 nm|| ESE|
|Franceville||Mon 1:26 PM||1007 km||626 miles||544 nm|| NE|
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