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 06:16:00 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 06:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 54' ||South|
|Longitude: ||25° 16' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.35 meters/second, 1581.6 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' 55.1"||982.63 mi||west||0° 10' 57.7"||12.56 mi||south||982.41 mi|
|24 hours||13° 15' 14.7"||900.37 mi||east||4° 05' 50.9"||281.69 mi||south||936.75 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||257 km||160 miles||139 nm|| ESE|
|Kitwe||Sun 8:16 AM||385 km||239 miles||208 nm|| SE|
|Ndola||Sun 8:16 AM||433 km||269 miles||234 nm|| ESE|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Sun 8:16 AM||559 km||348 miles||302 nm|| NNW|
|Lusaka||Sun 8:16 AM||598 km||371 miles||323 nm|| SSE|
|Bujumbura||Sun 8:16 AM||947 km||589 miles||511 nm|| NNE|
|Gitega||Sun 8:16 AM||973 km||605 miles||526 nm|| NNE|
|Rundu *||Sun 8:16 AM||977 km||607 miles||527 nm|| SW|
|Lilongwe||Sun 8:16 AM||986 km||613 miles||533 nm|| ESE|
|Harare||Sun 8:16 AM||989 km||614 miles||534 nm|| SE|
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