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 Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 03:08:00 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: 34%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 03:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 42' ||South|
|Longitude: ||58° 16' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.25 meters/second, 1606.5 km/hour, 998.2 miles/hour or 867.4 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' 30.0"||16.64 mi||west||0° 00' 11.7"||0.23 mi||south||16.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 02.5"||998.14 mi||west||0° 11' 49.5"||13.54 mi||south||998.06 mi|
|24 hours||12° 19' 21.0"||848.22 mi||east||4° 37' 06.9"||317.42 mi||south||901.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Sat 7:08 AM||335 km||208 miles||181 nm|| WNW|
|Diego Garcia||Sat 9:08 AM||1575 km||979 miles||850 nm|| E|
|Port Louis||Sat 7:08 AM||1603 km||996 miles||865 nm|| S|
|Mogadishu||Sat 6:08 AM||1673 km||1040 miles||904 nm|| WNW|
|Saint-Denis||Sat 7:08 AM||1707 km||1061 miles||922 nm|| S|
|Moroni||Sat 6:08 AM||1772 km||1101 miles||957 nm|| WSW|
|Antananarivo||Sat 6:08 AM||1871 km||1162 miles||1010 nm|| SW|
|Male||Sat 8:08 AM||2015 km||1252 miles||1088 nm|| ENE|
|Dar es Salaam||Sat 6:08 AM||2104 km||1308 miles||1136 nm|| W|
|Nairobi||Sat 6:08 AM||2433 km||1512 miles||1314 nm|| W|
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