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 03:22:00 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 03:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 59' ||South|
|Longitude: ||43° 12' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.06 meters/second, 1616.6 km/hour, 1004.5 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' 21.9"||1004.47 mi||west||0° 11' 52.0"||13.59 mi||south||1004.53 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 31.9"||808.70 mi||east||4° 45' 27.7"||326.93 mi||south||870.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mogadishu||Fri 6:22 AM||411 km||255 miles||222 nm|| NE|
|Mombasa||Fri 6:22 AM||518 km||322 miles||280 nm|| SW|
|Nairobi||Fri 6:22 AM||711 km||442 miles||384 nm|| W|
|Zanzibar City||Fri 6:22 AM||725 km||450 miles||391 nm|| SW|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 6:22 AM||777 km||483 miles||420 nm|| SSW|
|Nakuru||Fri 6:22 AM||796 km||495 miles||430 nm|| W|
|Dodoma||Fri 6:22 AM||1007 km||626 miles||544 nm|| SW|
|Moroni||Fri 6:22 AM||1181 km||734 miles||638 nm|| S|
|Kampala||Fri 6:22 AM||1190 km||740 miles||643 nm|| W|
|Addis Ababa||Fri 6:22 AM||1211 km||753 miles||654 nm|| NNW|
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