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 03:46:00 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 03:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 59' ||North|
|Longitude: ||15° 03' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.35 meters/second, 1603.3 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"||996.16 mi||west||0° 10' 29.0"||12.01 mi||south||996.44 mi|
|24 hours||11° 03' 32.9"||757.65 mi||east||4° 22' 48.9"||301.01 mi||south||818.32 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Moundou||Wed 4:46 AM||130 km||81 miles||70 nm|| ENE|
|Garoua||Wed 4:46 AM||234 km||145 miles||126 nm|| NW|
|Sarh||Wed 4:46 AM||389 km||242 miles||210 nm|| ENE|
|Berbérati||Wed 4:46 AM||419 km||260 miles||226 nm|| S|
|Ndjamena||Wed 4:46 AM||457 km||284 miles||247 nm|| N|
|Bimbo||Wed 4:46 AM||554 km||344 miles||299 nm|| SE|
|Bangui||Wed 4:46 AM||557 km||346 miles||301 nm|| SE|
|Bamenda||Wed 4:46 AM||586 km||364 miles||316 nm|| WSW|
|Yaoundé||Wed 4:46 AM||601 km||374 miles||325 nm|| SW|
|Bambari||Wed 4:46 AM||668 km||415 miles||361 nm|| ESE|
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