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 Friday, December 7, 2012 at 02:32:00 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: 45%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 7, 2012 at 02:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 49' ||South|
|Longitude: ||55° 18' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.10 meters/second, 1616.8 km/hour, 1004.6 miles/hour or 873.0 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' 31.3"||16.74 mi||west||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||south||16.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 24.1"||1004.56 mi||west||0° 11' 51.4"||13.58 mi||south||1004.62 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 26.1"||807.47 mi||east||4° 45' 28.8"||326.95 mi||south||869.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Fri 6:32 AM||420 km||261 miles||227 nm|| S|
|Mogadishu||Fri 5:32 AM||1153 km||717 miles||623 nm|| WNW|
|Moroni||Fri 5:32 AM||1786 km||1110 miles||965 nm|| SW|
|Aden||Fri 5:32 AM||1891 km||1175 miles||1021 nm|| NW|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 5:32 AM||1897 km||1179 miles||1024 nm|| WSW|
|Djibouti||Fri 5:32 AM||1921 km||1194 miles||1037 nm|| NW|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 8:32 AM||2032 km||1262 miles||1097 nm|| ESE|
|Nairobi||Fri 5:32 AM||2058 km||1279 miles||1111 nm|| W|
|Male||Fri 7:32 AM||2100 km||1305 miles||1134 nm|| ENE|
|Addis Ababa||Fri 5:32 AM||2133 km||1326 miles||1152 nm|| WNW|
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