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 6:16:00 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 06:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.35 meters/second, 1581.7 km/hour, 982.8 miles/hour or 854.0 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"||16.38 mi||West||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||South||16.38 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 55.2"||982.58 mi||West||0° 10' 57.8"||12.56 mi||South||982.35 mi|
|24 hours||13° 15' 12.1"||900.27 mi||East||4° 05' 52.7"||281.71 mi||South||936.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubumbashi||Sun 8:16 AM||229 km||143 miles||124 nm||ESE|
|Kitwe||Sun 8:16 AM||361 km||224 miles||195 nm||SE|
|Ndola||Sun 8:16 AM||409 km||254 miles||221 nm||SE|
|Kabwe||Sun 8:16 AM||505 km||314 miles||273 nm||SE|
|Mongu||Sun 8:16 AM||550 km||342 miles||297 nm||SSW|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Sun 8:16 AM||569 km||354 miles||307 nm||NNW|
|Lusaka||Sun 8:16 AM||583 km||362 miles||315 nm||SSE|
|Lucapa||Sun 7:16 AM||592 km||368 miles||320 nm||WNW|
|Luena||Sun 7:16 AM||621 km||386 miles||335 nm||W|
|Kasama||Sun 8:16 AM||624 km||388 miles||337 nm||E|
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