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 09:26:00 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 09:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 29' ||South|
|Longitude: ||7° 10' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.97 meters/second, 1547.9 km/hour, 961.8 miles/hour or 835.8 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"||16.03 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||south||16.03 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 23.4"||961.59 mi||west||0° 09' 01.1"||10.33 mi||south||961.30 mi|
|24 hours||14° 15' 41.3"||950.82 mi||east||3° 07' 12.2"||214.57 mi||south||967.26 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Mon 9:26 AM||163 km||101 miles||88 nm|| ESE|
|São Tomé||Mon 9:26 AM||2323 km||1444 miles||1254 nm|| NE|
|Abidjan||Mon 9:26 AM||2326 km||1446 miles||1256 nm|| N|
|Luanda||Mon 10:26 AM||2337 km||1452 miles||1262 nm|| ENE|
|Monrovia||Mon 9:26 AM||2444 km||1518 miles||1319 nm|| N|
|Accra||Mon 9:26 AM||2449 km||1522 miles||1322 nm|| NNE|
|Yamoussoukro||Mon 9:26 AM||2475 km||1538 miles||1336 nm|| N|
|Libreville||Mon 10:26 AM||2535 km||1575 miles||1369 nm|| NE|
|Lome||Mon 9:26 AM||2563 km||1592 miles||1384 nm|| NNE|
|Porto Novo||Mon 10:26 AM||2667 km||1657 miles||1440 nm|| NNE|
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