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 06:26:00 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 06:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 56' ||South|
|Longitude: ||22° 51' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.29 meters/second, 1581.5 km/hour, 982.7 miles/hour or 853.9 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' 54.1"||982.51 mi||west||0° 10' 57.2"||12.55 mi||south||982.29 mi|
|24 hours||13° 15' 37.0"||900.69 mi||east||4° 05' 34.4"||281.38 mi||south||936.95 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Luena||Sun 7:26 AM||334 km||208 miles||180 nm|| WSW|
|Lucapa||Sun 7:26 AM||361 km||224 miles||195 nm|| NW|
|Mongu||Sun 8:26 AM||482 km||299 miles||260 nm|| S|
|Lubumbashi||Sun 8:26 AM||512 km||318 miles||277 nm|| E|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Sun 8:26 AM||538 km||334 miles||290 nm|| N|
|Kitwe||Sun 8:26 AM||621 km||386 miles||335 nm|| ESE|
|Ndola||Sun 8:26 AM||669 km||416 miles||361 nm|| ESE|
|Menongue||Sun 7:26 AM||695 km||432 miles||376 nm|| SW|
|Kabwe||Sun 8:26 AM||722 km||449 miles||390 nm|| ESE|
|Malanje||Sun 7:26 AM||729 km||453 miles||394 nm|| WNW|
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