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 11:12:00 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.
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 11:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 18' ||South|
|Longitude: ||6° 34' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.99 meters/second, 1576.8 km/hour, 979.8 miles/hour or 851.4 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' 26.4"||16.33 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||south||16.33 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 27.1"||979.60 mi||west||0° 11' 17.2"||12.93 mi||south||979.36 mi|
|24 hours||13° 44' 05.0"||931.70 mi||east||4° 08' 59.0"||285.29 mi||south||967.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Luanda||Mon 12:12 PM||779 km||484 miles||421 nm|| ENE|
|Lubango||Mon 12:12 PM||850 km||528 miles||459 nm|| ESE|
|Cabinda||Mon 12:12 PM||887 km||551 miles||479 nm|| NE|
|Pointe-Noire||Mon 12:12 PM||928 km||577 miles||501 nm|| NE|
|Huambo||Mon 12:12 PM||1011 km||628 miles||546 nm|| E|
|Uíge||Mon 12:12 PM||1018 km||632 miles||549 nm|| ENE|
|Kinshasa||Mon 12:12 PM||1234 km||767 miles||667 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Mon 12:12 PM||1236 km||768 miles||667 nm|| NE|
|São Tomé||Mon 11:12 AM||1288 km||800 miles||695 nm|| N|
|Libreville||Mon 12:12 PM||1332 km||828 miles||719 nm|| NNE|
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