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 22, 2012 at 18:06:00 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: 57%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, October 22, 2012 at 18:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 37' ||South|
|Longitude: ||5° 09' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.46 meters/second, 1567.7 km/hour, 974.1 miles/hour or 846.5 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' 29.1"||16.24 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.24 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 13.2"||974.01 mi||west||0° 09' 21.8"||10.73 mi||north||974.38 mi|
|24 hours||11° 58' 51.1"||805.55 mi||east||3° 59' 56.9"||274.90 mi||north||856.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Mon 7:06 PM||911 km||566 miles||492 nm|| E|
|Luanda||Mon 7:06 PM||1028 km||639 miles||555 nm|| ENE|
|Jamestown||Mon 6:06 PM||1198 km||744 miles||647 nm|| WSW|
|Kinshasa||Mon 7:06 PM||1517 km||942 miles||819 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Mon 7:06 PM||1519 km||944 miles||820 nm|| NE|
|São Tomé||Mon 6:06 PM||1553 km||965 miles||839 nm|| N|
|Windhoek *||Mon 8:06 PM||1604 km||997 miles||866 nm|| SE|
|Libreville||Mon 7:06 PM||1620 km||1007 miles||875 nm|| NNE|
|Malabo||Mon 7:06 PM||1963 km||1219 miles||1060 nm|| NNE|
|Yaoundé||Mon 7:06 PM||2056 km||1277 miles||1110 nm|| NNE|
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