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 06:36:00 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 06:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 57' ||South|
|Longitude: ||20° 26' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.24 meters/second, 1581.3 km/hour, 982.6 miles/hour or 853.8 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' 53.2"||982.40 mi||west||0° 10' 56.7"||12.54 mi||south||982.17 mi|
|24 hours||13° 15' 59.1"||901.02 mi||east||4° 05' 17.9"||281.06 mi||south||937.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Huambo||Sun 7:36 AM||551 km||342 miles||297 nm|| WSW|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Sun 8:36 AM||637 km||396 miles||344 nm|| NNE|
|Lubumbashi||Sun 8:36 AM||773 km||480 miles||417 nm|| E|
|Rundu *||Sun 8:36 AM||773 km||481 miles||418 nm|| S|
|Luanda||Sun 7:36 AM||824 km||512 miles||445 nm|| WNW|
|Kitwe||Sun 8:36 AM||872 km||542 miles||471 nm|| ESE|
|Lubango||Sun 7:36 AM||872 km||542 miles||471 nm|| WSW|
|Kinshasa||Sun 7:36 AM||926 km||576 miles||500 nm|| NW|
|Brazzaville||Sun 7:36 AM||933 km||580 miles||504 nm|| NW|
|Lusaka||Sun 8:36 AM||983 km||611 miles||531 nm|| ESE|
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