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 02:24:00 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 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 13' ||North|
|Longitude: ||34° 56' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.09 meters/second, 1602.3 km/hour, 995.6 miles/hour or 865.2 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||16.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 27.9"||995.58 mi||west||0° 10' 25.2"||11.94 mi||south||995.87 mi|
|24 hours||11° 03' 09.5"||756.75 mi||east||4° 21' 33.0"||299.56 mi||south||817.06 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Malakal||Wed 5:24 AM||387 km||240 miles||209 nm|| WNW|
|Addis Ababa||Wed 5:24 AM||431 km||268 miles||232 nm|| ENE|
|Adama||Wed 5:24 AM||480 km||298 miles||259 nm|| E|
|Juba||Wed 5:24 AM||524 km||325 miles||283 nm|| SW|
|Gulu||Wed 5:24 AM||668 km||415 miles||361 nm|| SSW|
|Lira||Wed 5:24 AM||697 km||433 miles||377 nm|| SSW|
|Wau||Wed 5:24 AM||766 km||476 miles||414 nm|| W|
|Mek'ele||Wed 5:24 AM||767 km||477 miles||414 nm|| NE|
|Dire Dawa||Wed 5:24 AM||778 km||483 miles||420 nm|| ENE|
|Teseney||Wed 5:24 AM||786 km||488 miles||424 nm|| NNE|
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