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 06:36:00 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 06:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 23' ||South|
|Longitude: ||8° 00' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.57 meters/second, 1604.0 km/hour, 996.7 miles/hour or 866.1 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' 11.8"||0.22 mi||south||16.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 48.2"||996.61 mi||west||0° 11' 46.0"||13.48 mi||south||996.51 mi|
|24 hours||12° 25' 50.7"||854.59 mi||east||4° 34' 30.8"||314.45 mi||south||906.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Pointe-Noire||Sat 7:36 AM||463 km||288 miles||250 nm|| ENE|
|Cabinda||Sat 7:36 AM||472 km||293 miles||255 nm|| E|
|Dolisie||Sat 7:36 AM||571 km||355 miles||308 nm|| ENE|
|Port-Gentil||Sat 7:36 AM||630 km||392 miles||340 nm|| N|
|Luanda||Sat 7:36 AM||637 km||396 miles||344 nm|| ESE|
|São Tomé||Sat 6:36 AM||756 km||470 miles||408 nm|| N|
|Libreville||Sat 7:36 AM||766 km||476 miles||414 nm|| NNE|
|Franceville||Sat 7:36 AM||812 km||504 miles||438 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Sat 7:36 AM||840 km||522 miles||453 nm|| ENE|
|Kinshasa||Sat 7:36 AM||841 km||522 miles||454 nm|| ENE|
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