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 03:44:00 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: 65%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, December 5, 2012 at 03:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 59' ||North|
|Longitude: ||15° 32' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.34 meters/second, 1603.2 km/hour, 996.2 miles/hour or 865.7 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' 32.4"||16.60 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||south||16.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 27.7"||996.15 mi||west||0° 10' 28.9"||12.01 mi||south||996.43 mi|
|24 hours||11° 03' 32.3"||757.62 mi||east||4° 22' 47.0"||300.98 mi||south||818.29 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Moundou||Wed 4:44 AM||87 km||54 miles||47 nm|| NE|
|Garoua||Wed 4:44 AM||277 km||172 miles||149 nm|| WNW|
|Sarh||Wed 4:44 AM||339 km||211 miles||183 nm|| ENE|
|Berbérati||Wed 4:44 AM||413 km||256 miles||223 nm|| S|
|Ndjamena||Wed 4:44 AM||459 km||285 miles||248 nm|| N|
|Bimbo||Wed 4:44 AM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm|| SE|
|Bangui||Wed 4:44 AM||521 km||324 miles||282 nm|| SE|
|Bambari||Wed 4:44 AM||619 km||384 miles||334 nm|| ESE|
|Bamenda||Wed 4:44 AM||636 km||395 miles||343 nm|| WSW|
|Yaoundé||Wed 4:44 AM||638 km||396 miles||344 nm|| SW|
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