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 02:34:00 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 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 06' ||North|
|Longitude: ||21° 29' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.68 meters/second, 1582.8 km/hour, 983.5 miles/hour or 854.7 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' 21.1"||983.44 mi||west||0° 09' 08.5"||10.47 mi||south||983.77 mi|
|24 hours||11° 01' 33.2"||745.83 mi||east||3° 54' 51.8"||269.05 mi||south||797.44 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sarh||Tue 3:34 AM||470 km||292 miles||254 nm|| SW|
|Ndjamena||Tue 3:34 AM||699 km||434 miles||377 nm|| W|
|Moundou||Tue 3:34 AM||709 km||441 miles||383 nm|| WSW|
|Wau||Tue 5:34 AM||865 km||537 miles||467 nm|| SE|
|Bangui||Tue 3:34 AM||914 km||568 miles||493 nm|| SSW|
|Bimbo||Tue 3:34 AM||931 km||579 miles||503 nm|| SSW|
|Khartoum||Tue 5:34 AM||1256 km||781 miles||678 nm|| ENE|
|Juba||Tue 5:34 AM||1372 km||853 miles||741 nm|| SE|
|Kano||Tue 3:34 AM||1411 km||877 miles||762 nm|| W|
|Yaoundé||Tue 3:34 AM||1427 km||887 miles||770 nm|| SW|
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