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 Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 03:58:00 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: 24%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 03:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 28' ||South|
|Longitude: ||58° 32' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.06 meters/second, 1584.2 km/hour, 984.4 miles/hour or 855.4 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' 28.1"||16.41 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||south||16.41 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 07.2"||984.23 mi||west||0° 11' 04.5"||12.69 mi||south||984.02 mi|
|24 hours||13° 10' 09.0"||895.85 mi||east||4° 09' 30.9"||285.88 mi||south||933.87 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Sun 7:58 AM||731 km||454 miles||395 nm|| NNW|
|Port Louis||Sun 7:58 AM||1078 km||670 miles||582 nm|| S|
|Saint-Denis||Sun 7:58 AM||1198 km||744 miles||647 nm|| SSW|
|Antananarivo||Sun 6:58 AM||1509 km||938 miles||815 nm|| SW|
|Diego Garcia||Sun 9:58 AM||1565 km||973 miles||845 nm|| ENE|
|Moroni||Sun 6:58 AM||1668 km||1036 miles||901 nm|| W|
|Mogadishu||Sun 6:58 AM||2013 km||1251 miles||1087 nm|| NW|
|Dar es Salaam||Sun 6:58 AM||2156 km||1340 miles||1164 nm|| W|
|Male||Sun 8:58 AM||2319 km||1441 miles||1252 nm|| NE|
|Dodoma||Sun 6:58 AM||2555 km||1587 miles||1379 nm|| W|
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