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 02:58:00 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 02:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 54' ||South|
|Longitude: ||49° 00' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.08 meters/second, 1616.7 km/hour, 1004.6 miles/hour or 872.9 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' 22.9"||1004.51 mi||west||0° 11' 51.7"||13.58 mi||south||1004.58 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 00.1"||808.10 mi||east||4° 45' 28.4"||326.94 mi||south||870.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mogadishu||Fri 5:58 AM||523 km||325 miles||282 nm|| NW|
|Victoria||Fri 6:58 AM||826 km||513 miles||446 nm|| ESE|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 5:58 AM||1261 km||784 miles||681 nm|| WSW|
|Moroni||Fri 5:58 AM||1346 km||836 miles||727 nm|| SSW|
|Nairobi||Fri 5:58 AM||1357 km||843 miles||733 nm|| W|
|Djibouti||Fri 5:58 AM||1526 km||948 miles||824 nm|| NNW|
|Addis Ababa||Fri 5:58 AM||1580 km||982 miles||853 nm|| NW|
|Aden||Fri 5:58 AM||1583 km||983 miles||855 nm|| NNW|
|Dodoma||Fri 5:58 AM||1584 km||984 miles||855 nm|| WSW|
|Kampala||Fri 5:58 AM||1833 km||1139 miles||990 nm|| W|
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