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 02:34:00 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: 66%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 11' ||North|
|Longitude: ||32° 30' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.12 meters/second, 1602.4 km/hour, 995.7 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"||16.60 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||south||16.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 27.8"||995.65 mi||west||0° 10' 25.7"||11.94 mi||south||995.94 mi|
|24 hours||11° 03' 12.2"||756.86 mi||east||4° 21' 42.4"||299.74 mi||south||817.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Malakal||Wed 5:34 AM||174 km||108 miles||94 nm|| NNW|
|Juba||Wed 5:34 AM||382 km||237 miles||206 nm|| SSW|
|Wau||Wed 5:34 AM||500 km||311 miles||270 nm|| W|
|Gulu||Wed 5:34 AM||599 km||372 miles||323 nm|| S|
|Lira||Wed 5:34 AM||658 km||409 miles||356 nm|| S|
|Addis Ababa||Wed 5:34 AM||694 km||431 miles||375 nm|| E|
|Adama||Wed 5:34 AM||747 km||464 miles||403 nm|| E|
|Khartoum||Wed 5:34 AM||821 km||510 miles||443 nm|| N|
|Kampala||Wed 5:34 AM||870 km||541 miles||470 nm|| S|
|Teseney||Wed 5:34 AM||890 km||553 miles||480 nm|| NNE|
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