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 05:26:00 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: 23%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, December 9, 2012 at 05:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 45' ||South|
|Longitude: ||37° 19' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.60 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' 59.4"||983.21 mi||west||0° 11' 00.2"||12.61 mi||south||983.00 mi|
|24 hours||13° 13' 23.7"||898.73 mi||east||4° 07' 12.0"||283.24 mi||south||935.71 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||369 km||229 miles||199 nm|| WSW|
|Dar es Salaam||Sun 8:26 AM||485 km||301 miles||262 nm|| NNE|
|Lilongwe||Sun 7:26 AM||527 km||327 miles||284 nm|| SW|
|Nampula||Sun 7:26 AM||528 km||328 miles||285 nm|| SSE|
|Dodoma||Sun 8:26 AM||534 km||332 miles||288 nm|| NNW|
|Zanzibar City||Sun 8:26 AM||547 km||340 miles||295 nm|| NNE|
|Blantyre||Sun 7:26 AM||612 km||380 miles||330 nm|| SSW|
|Moroni||Sun 8:26 AM||663 km||412 miles||358 nm|| E|
|Mombasa||Sun 8:26 AM||784 km||487 miles||423 nm|| NNE|
|Mutsamudu||Sun 8:26 AM||789 km||490 miles||426 nm|| ESE|
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