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 Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 01:44:00 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: 75%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, December 4, 2012 at 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 14' ||North|
|Longitude: ||33° 35' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.47 meters/second, 1582.1 km/hour, 983.1 miles/hour or 854.3 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' 32.2"||16.38 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||south||16.39 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 20.5"||982.96 mi||west||0° 09' 05.4"||10.41 mi||south||983.30 mi|
|24 hours||11° 01' 39.4"||745.60 mi||east||3° 53' 46.7"||267.81 mi||south||796.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Malakal||Tue 4:44 AM||365 km||227 miles||197 nm|| SW|
|Khartoum||Tue 4:44 AM||391 km||243 miles||211 nm|| NNW|
|Teseney||Tue 4:44 AM||460 km||286 miles||248 nm|| NE|
|Kassala||Tue 4:44 AM||468 km||291 miles||253 nm|| NE|
|Mek'ele||Tue 4:44 AM||653 km||406 miles||353 nm|| ENE|
|Keren||Tue 4:44 AM||656 km||408 miles||354 nm|| NE|
|Addis Ababa||Tue 4:44 AM||667 km||414 miles||360 nm|| ESE|
|Asmara||Tue 4:44 AM||672 km||418 miles||363 nm|| ENE|
|Adama||Tue 4:44 AM||744 km||462 miles||402 nm|| ESE|
|Wau||Tue 4:44 AM||792 km||492 miles||428 nm|| SW|
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