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 06:16:00 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: 33%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 06:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 19' ||South|
|Longitude: ||12° 50' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.64 meters/second, 1604.3 km/hour, 996.9 miles/hour or 866.2 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' 29.8"||16.61 mi||west||0° 00' 11.7"||0.22 mi||south||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 49.6"||996.77 mi||west||0° 11' 46.4"||13.48 mi||south||996.67 mi|
|24 hours||12° 25' 12.6"||853.97 mi||east||4° 34' 46.7"||314.75 mi||south||905.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cabinda||Sat 7:16 AM||111 km||69 miles||60 nm|| NW|
|Pointe-Noire||Sat 7:16 AM||200 km||125 miles||108 nm|| NNW|
|Dolisie||Sat 7:16 AM||234 km||145 miles||126 nm|| N|
|Luanda||Sat 7:16 AM||282 km||175 miles||152 nm|| S|
|Kinshasa||Sat 7:16 AM||351 km||218 miles||190 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Sat 7:16 AM||353 km||219 miles||191 nm|| NE|
|Franceville||Sat 7:16 AM||524 km||326 miles||283 nm|| N|
|Port-Gentil||Sat 7:16 AM||764 km||475 miles||413 nm|| NW|
|Huambo||Sat 7:16 AM||782 km||486 miles||422 nm|| SSE|
|Libreville||Sat 7:16 AM||832 km||517 miles||449 nm|| NNW|
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