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 Monday, December 10, 2012 at 06:06:00 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: 14%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, December 10, 2012 at 06:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 58' ||South|
|Longitude: ||40° 55' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.17 meters/second, 1552.2 km/hour, 964.5 miles/hour or 838.1 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' 25.7"||16.08 mi||west||0° 00' 09.3"||0.18 mi||south||16.08 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 42.4"||964.28 mi||west||0° 09' 19.1"||10.68 mi||south||963.99 mi|
|24 hours||14° 08' 32.3"||945.16 mi||east||3° 15' 55.2"||224.56 mi||south||963.95 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nampula||Mon 8:06 AM||179 km||111 miles||97 nm|| W|
|Moroni||Mon 9:06 AM||448 km||278 miles||242 nm|| NE|
|Mutsamudu||Mon 9:06 AM||488 km||303 miles||263 nm|| NE|
|Mamoutzou||Mon 9:06 AM||525 km||326 miles||284 nm|| ENE|
|Mahajanga||Mon 9:06 AM||585 km||363 miles||316 nm|| E|
|Blantyre||Mon 8:06 AM||641 km||399 miles||346 nm|| W|
|Lilongwe||Mon 8:06 AM||778 km||483 miles||420 nm|| W|
|Antananarivo||Mon 9:06 AM||827 km||514 miles||447 nm|| ESE|
|Beira||Mon 8:06 AM||841 km||523 miles||454 nm|| SW|
|Antsirabe||Mon 9:06 AM||846 km||526 miles||457 nm|| SE|
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