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 Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 08:32:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 08:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 26' ||South|
|Longitude: ||35° 01' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.42 meters/second, 1499.1 km/hour, 931.5 miles/hour or 809.5 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' 21.8"||15.53 mi||west||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||south||15.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 53.9"||931.24 mi||west||0° 02' 59.1"||3.42 mi||south||931.09 mi|
|24 hours||15° 20' 21.9"||994.37 mi||east||0° 27' 40.0"||31.72 mi||south||993.37 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Beira||Wed 10:32 AM||69 km||43 miles||37 nm|| NNW|
|Mutare||Wed 10:32 AM||295 km||183 miles||159 nm|| WNW|
|Masvingo||Wed 10:32 AM||439 km||273 miles||237 nm|| W|
|Harare||Wed 10:32 AM||507 km||315 miles||274 nm|| NW|
|Blantyre||Wed 10:32 AM||515 km||320 miles||278 nm|| N|
|Gweru||Wed 10:32 AM||555 km||345 miles||300 nm|| W|
|Maputo||Wed 10:32 AM||661 km||411 miles||357 nm|| SSW|
|Bulawayo||Wed 10:32 AM||672 km||418 miles||363 nm|| W|
|Polokwane||Wed 10:32 AM||689 km||428 miles||372 nm|| SW|
|Lilongwe||Wed 10:32 AM||726 km||451 miles||392 nm|| N|
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