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 Wednesday, December 5, 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: 66%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 15' ||North|
|Longitude: ||37° 21' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.06 meters/second, 1602.2 km/hour, 995.6 miles/hour or 865.1 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' 32.4"||16.59 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||south||16.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 27.9"||995.51 mi||west||0° 10' 24.7"||11.93 mi||south||995.80 mi|
|24 hours||11° 03' 06.8"||756.65 mi||east||4° 21' 23.5"||299.38 mi||south||816.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Addis Ababa||Wed 5:14 AM||177 km||110 miles||95 nm|| ENE|
|Adama||Wed 5:14 AM||214 km||133 miles||116 nm|| E|
|Debre Berhan||Wed 5:14 AM||288 km||179 miles||156 nm|| ENE|
|Bahir Dar||Wed 5:14 AM||370 km||230 miles||200 nm|| N|
|Dessie||Wed 5:14 AM||407 km||253 miles||220 nm|| NE|
|Lalibela||Wed 5:14 AM||458 km||285 miles||247 nm|| NNE|
|Gondar||Wed 5:14 AM||483 km||300 miles||261 nm|| N|
|Dire Dawa||Wed 5:14 AM||518 km||322 miles||280 nm|| ENE|
|Mek'ele||Wed 5:14 AM||625 km||389 miles||338 nm|| NNE|
|Malakal||Wed 5:14 AM||641 km||398 miles||346 nm|| WNW|
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