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 11:02:00 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.
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 11:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 16' ||South|
|Longitude: ||8° 59' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.04 meters/second, 1577.0 km/hour, 979.9 miles/hour or 851.5 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' 26.4"||16.33 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||south||16.33 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 27.8"||979.72 mi||west||0° 11' 17.9"||12.94 mi||south||979.48 mi|
|24 hours||13° 43' 48.7"||931.50 mi||east||4° 09' 19.4"||285.68 mi||south||967.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Luanda||Mon 12:02 PM||538 km||335 miles||291 nm|| ENE|
|Lubango||Mon 12:02 PM||634 km||394 miles||342 nm|| SE|
|Cabinda||Mon 12:02 PM||724 km||450 miles||391 nm|| NNE|
|Huambo||Mon 12:02 PM||754 km||469 miles||407 nm|| ESE|
|Pointe-Noire||Mon 12:02 PM||785 km||488 miles||424 nm|| NNE|
|Dolisie||Mon 12:02 PM||882 km||548 miles||476 nm|| NNE|
|Kinshasa||Mon 12:02 PM||1038 km||645 miles||561 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Mon 12:02 PM||1041 km||647 miles||562 nm|| NE|
|Libreville||Mon 12:02 PM||1291 km||802 miles||697 nm|| N|
|São Tomé||Mon 11:02 AM||1308 km||813 miles||706 nm|| N|
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