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.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Monday, December 10, 2012 at 07:16:00 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: 14%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Thursday, December 6, 2012 at 3:32 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 8:42 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, December 10, 2012 at 07:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.75 meters/second, 1550.7 km/hour, 963.6 miles/hour or 837.3 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' 25.5"||16.06 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||south||16.06 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 35.7"||963.34 mi||west||0° 09' 13.0"||10.56 mi||south||963.05 mi|
|24 hours||14° 11' 03.5"||947.17 mi||east||3° 12' 55.1"||221.12 mi||south||965.13 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mongu||Mon 9:16 AM||103 km||64 miles||56 nm||W|
|Lusaka||Mon 9:16 AM||451 km||280 miles||244 nm||E|
|Kabwe||Mon 9:16 AM||476 km||296 miles||257 nm||E|
|Kitwe||Mon 9:16 AM||516 km||320 miles||279 nm||ENE|
|Lubumbashi||Mon 9:16 AM||533 km||331 miles||288 nm||NE|
|Maun||Mon 9:16 AM||542 km||337 miles||292 nm||S|
|Ndola||Mon 9:16 AM||546 km||339 miles||295 nm||ENE|
|Rundu *||Mon 9:16 AM||554 km||344 miles||299 nm||SW|
|Luena||Mon 8:16 AM||585 km||364 miles||316 nm||NW|
|Menongue||Mon 8:16 AM||689 km||428 miles||372 nm||W|
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