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 02:44:00 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 02:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 05' ||North|
|Longitude: ||19° 03' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.72 meters/second, 1583.0 km/hour, 983.6 miles/hour or 854.8 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||16.40 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 21.2"||983.53 mi||west||0° 09' 09.1"||10.48 mi||south||983.87 mi|
|24 hours||11° 01' 32.0"||745.88 mi||east||3° 55' 04.7"||269.30 mi||south||797.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sarh||Tue 3:44 AM||332 km||206 miles||179 nm|| SSW|
|Ndjamena||Tue 3:44 AM||435 km||270 miles||235 nm|| W|
|Moundou||Tue 3:44 AM||507 km||315 miles||274 nm|| SW|
|Maiduguri||Tue 3:44 AM||643 km||400 miles||347 nm|| W|
|Al-Fashir||Tue 5:44 AM||705 km||438 miles||381 nm|| ENE|
|Bangui||Tue 3:44 AM||855 km||531 miles||461 nm|| S|
|Bimbo||Tue 3:44 AM||868 km||539 miles||469 nm|| S|
|Berbérati||Tue 3:44 AM||936 km||582 miles||505 nm|| SSW|
|Kano||Tue 3:44 AM||1147 km||713 miles||619 nm|| W|
|Yaoundé||Tue 3:44 AM||1232 km||765 miles||665 nm|| SW|
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