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, October 15, 2012 at 09:48:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 15, 2012 at 09:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 02' ||South|
|Longitude: ||26° 48' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.44 meters/second, 1578.4 km/hour, 980.8 miles/hour or 852.3 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' 26.6"||16.35 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||south||16.35 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 33.0"||980.60 mi||west||0° 11' 22.7"||13.04 mi||south||980.37 mi|
|24 hours||13° 41' 48.1"||929.97 mi||east||4° 11' 48.5"||288.53 mi||south||966.55 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubumbashi||Mon 11:48 AM||102 km||63 miles||55 nm|| SE|
|Kitwe||Mon 11:48 AM||249 km||155 miles||135 nm|| SE|
|Ndola||Mon 11:48 AM||293 km||182 miles||158 nm|| SE|
|Lusaka||Mon 11:48 AM||510 km||317 miles||276 nm|| SSE|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Mon 11:48 AM||649 km||403 miles||350 nm|| NNW|
|Lilongwe||Mon 11:48 AM||826 km||513 miles||446 nm|| ESE|
|Harare||Mon 11:48 AM||880 km||547 miles||475 nm|| SSE|
|Bujumbura||Mon 11:48 AM||894 km||556 miles||483 nm|| NNE|
|Gitega||Mon 11:48 AM||910 km||566 miles||491 nm|| NNE|
|Muyinga||Mon 11:48 AM||987 km||613 miles||533 nm|| NNE|
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