Moon Light World Map
The map below shows where the Moon is visible from the Earth, depending on weather conditions and moon phases.
UTC time = Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 5:26:00 AM.
= The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.
= The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).
Fraction of moon illuminated: 23%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:33 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:43 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 05:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.61 meters/second, 1582.6 km/hour, 983.4 miles/hour or 854.5 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' 27.9"||16.39 mi||West||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||South||16.39 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 59.5"||983.16 mi||West||0° 11' 00.3"||12.61 mi||South||982.94 mi|
|24 hours||13° 13' 21.1"||898.63 mi||East||4° 07' 13.7"||283.25 mi||South||935.62 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mzuzu||Sun 7:26 AM||398 km||247 miles||215 nm||WSW|
|Pemba||Sun 7:26 AM||403 km||250 miles||218 nm||SE|
|Karonga||Sun 7:26 AM||410 km||255 miles||221 nm||WNW|
|Dar es Salaam||Sun 8:26 AM||472 km||293 miles||255 nm||NNE|
|Mbeya||Sun 8:26 AM||497 km||309 miles||268 nm||WNW|
|Nampula||Sun 7:26 AM||517 km||321 miles||279 nm||SSE|
|Zanzibar City||Sun 8:26 AM||536 km||333 miles||290 nm||NNE|
|Dodoma||Sun 8:26 AM||544 km||338 miles||294 nm||NNW|
|Lilongwe||Sun 7:26 AM||549 km||341 miles||296 nm||SW|
|Blantyre||Sun 7:26 AM||624 km||388 miles||337 nm||SSW|
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