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 07:26:00 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: 13%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, December 10, 2012 at 07:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 10' ||South|
|Longitude: ||21° 41' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.69 meters/second, 1550.5 km/hour, 963.4 miles/hour or 837.2 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' 34.8"||963.20 mi||west||0° 09' 12.1"||10.54 mi||south||962.91 mi|
|24 hours||14° 11' 25.1"||947.45 mi||east||3° 12' 29.0"||220.62 mi||south||965.29 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rundu *||Mon 9:26 AM||366 km||227 miles||198 nm|| SSW|
|Huambo||Mon 8:26 AM||695 km||432 miles||375 nm|| WNW|
|Lusaka||Mon 9:26 AM||709 km||441 miles||383 nm|| E|
|Lubumbashi||Mon 9:26 AM||738 km||459 miles||399 nm|| ENE|
|Kitwe||Mon 9:26 AM||753 km||468 miles||406 nm|| ENE|
|Lubango||Mon 8:26 AM||881 km||547 miles||476 nm|| W|
|Francistown||Mon 9:26 AM||906 km||563 miles||489 nm|| SE|
|Windhoek *||Mon 9:26 AM||950 km||590 miles||513 nm|| SSW|
|Harare||Mon 9:26 AM||1042 km||648 miles||563 nm|| ESE|
|Gaborone||Mon 9:26 AM||1139 km||708 miles||615 nm|| SSE|
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