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 08:34:00 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 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 21' ||South|
|Longitude: ||5° 20' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.28 meters/second, 1549.0 km/hour, 962.5 miles/hour or 836.4 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' 25.4"||16.04 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||south||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 28.3"||962.29 mi||west||0° 09' 05.8"||10.43 mi||south||962.00 mi|
|24 hours||14° 13' 50.8"||949.37 mi||east||3° 09' 30.6"||217.21 mi||south||966.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Mon 9:34 AM||878 km||546 miles||474 nm|| E|
|Luanda||Mon 9:34 AM||1121 km||697 miles||606 nm|| NE|
|Jamestown||Mon 8:34 AM||1186 km||737 miles||641 nm|| W|
|Windhoek *||Mon 10:34 AM||1474 km||916 miles||796 nm|| SE|
|Kinshasa||Mon 9:34 AM||1637 km||1017 miles||884 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Mon 9:34 AM||1640 km||1019 miles||886 nm|| NE|
|São Tomé||Mon 8:34 AM||1742 km||1082 miles||940 nm|| N|
|Libreville||Mon 9:34 AM||1799 km||1118 miles||971 nm|| NNE|
|Malabo||Mon 9:34 AM||2146 km||1334 miles||1159 nm|| N|
|Yaoundé||Mon 9:34 AM||2230 km||1386 miles||1204 nm|| NNE|
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