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 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%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, December 10, 2012 at 07:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 09' ||South|
|Longitude: ||24° 05' ||East|
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.
|Lusaka||Mon 9:16 AM||446 km||277 miles||241 nm|| E|
|Lubumbashi||Mon 9:16 AM||533 km||331 miles||288 nm|| NE|
|Rundu *||Mon 9:16 AM||554 km||344 miles||299 nm|| SW|
|Francistown||Mon 9:16 AM||759 km||471 miles||410 nm|| SSE|
|Harare||Mon 9:16 AM||800 km||497 miles||432 nm|| ESE|
|Huambo||Mon 8:16 AM||940 km||584 miles||507 nm|| WNW|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Mon 8:16 AM||1000 km||621 miles||540 nm|| N|
|Lilongwe||Mon 9:16 AM||1052 km||653 miles||568 nm|| E|
|Gaborone||Mon 9:16 AM||1069 km||665 miles||577 nm|| S|
|Windhoek *||Mon 9:16 AM||1102 km||685 miles||595 nm|| SW|
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