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 02:14:00 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 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 09' ||North|
|Longitude: ||26° 19' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.59 meters/second, 1582.5 km/hour, 983.3 miles/hour or 854.5 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' 32.2"||16.39 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||south||16.39 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 20.8"||983.25 mi||west||0° 09' 07.2"||10.45 mi||south||983.58 mi|
|24 hours||11° 01' 35.5"||745.74 mi||east||3° 54' 25.8"||268.56 mi||south||797.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Wau||Tue 5:14 AM||526 km||327 miles||284 nm|| SSE|
|Malakal||Tue 5:14 AM||652 km||405 miles||352 nm|| ESE|
|Khartoum||Tue 5:14 AM||772 km||480 miles||417 nm|| ENE|
|Sarh||Tue 3:14 AM||930 km||578 miles||502 nm|| WSW|
|Juba||Tue 5:14 AM||994 km||618 miles||537 nm|| SE|
|Bangui||Tue 3:14 AM||1213 km||754 miles||655 nm|| SW|
|Ndjamena||Tue 3:14 AM||1226 km||762 miles||662 nm|| W|
|Addis Ababa||Tue 5:14 AM||1404 km||872 miles||758 nm|| ESE|
|Asmara||Tue 5:14 AM||1409 km||875 miles||761 nm|| ENE|
|Kampala||Tue 5:14 AM||1480 km||920 miles||799 nm|| SSE|
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