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 Tuesday, December 11, 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: 6%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 07:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 23' ||South|
|Longitude: ||35° 52' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.46 meters/second, 1520.8 km/hour, 945.0 miles/hour or 821.2 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' 23.4"||15.75 mi||west||0° 00' 06.5"||0.13 mi||south||15.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 26.2"||944.75 mi||west||0° 06' 34.7"||7.54 mi||south||944.48 mi|
|24 hours||14° 56' 34.5"||980.99 mi||east||1° 59' 51.8"||137.42 mi||south||984.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Beira||Tue 9:26 AM||194 km||121 miles||105 nm|| SW|
|Blantyre||Tue 9:26 AM||302 km||187 miles||163 nm|| NNW|
|Mutare||Tue 9:26 AM||345 km||215 miles||186 nm|| WSW|
|Nampula||Tue 9:26 AM||511 km||318 miles||276 nm|| NE|
|Harare||Tue 9:26 AM||514 km||320 miles||278 nm|| W|
|Lilongwe||Tue 9:26 AM||536 km||333 miles||289 nm|| NNW|
|Lusaka||Tue 9:26 AM||873 km||542 miles||471 nm|| WNW|
|Maputo||Tue 9:26 AM||906 km||563 miles||489 nm|| SSW|
|Francistown||Tue 9:26 AM||929 km||577 miles||502 nm|| WSW|
|Mbabane||Tue 9:26 AM||1005 km||624 miles||543 nm|| SSW|
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