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, October 14, 2012 at 09:28:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 09:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 10' ||South|
|Longitude: ||18° 34' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.91 meters/second, 1601.7 km/hour, 995.2 miles/hour or 864.8 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' 28.1"||16.59 mi||west||0° 00' 12.4"||0.24 mi||south||16.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 09.5"||995.14 mi||west||0° 12' 27.6"||14.27 mi||south||995.05 mi|
|24 hours||13° 02' 02.6"||896.44 mi||east||4° 48' 43.3"||330.72 mi||south||950.69 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lucapa||Sun 10:28 AM||346 km||215 miles||187 nm|| SE|
|Kinshasa||Sun 10:28 AM||415 km||258 miles||224 nm|| WNW|
|Uíge||Sun 10:28 AM||420 km||261 miles||227 nm|| WSW|
|Brazzaville||Sun 10:28 AM||421 km||262 miles||227 nm|| WNW|
|Malanje||Sun 10:28 AM||447 km||278 miles||242 nm|| SSW|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Sun 11:28 AM||555 km||345 miles||300 nm|| E|
|Luena||Sun 10:28 AM||639 km||397 miles||345 nm|| SSE|
|Luanda||Sun 10:28 AM||659 km||410 miles||356 nm|| WSW|
|Dolisie||Sun 10:28 AM||689 km||428 miles||372 nm|| WNW|
|Cabinda||Sun 10:28 AM||710 km||441 miles||383 nm|| W|
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