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 Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 07:52:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 07:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 54' ||South|
|Longitude: ||59° 56' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.98 meters/second, 1493.9 km/hour, 928.3 miles/hour or 806.7 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' 21.6"||15.47 mi||west||0° 00' 00.7"||0.01 mi||north||15.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 36.0"||928.05 mi||west||0° 00' 45.3"||0.87 mi||north||928.09 mi|
|24 hours||15° 12' 52.6"||983.24 mi||east||1° 01' 44.1"||70.79 mi||north||989.09 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Thu 11:52 AM||266 km||165 miles||144 nm|| WNW|
|Saint-Denis||Thu 11:52 AM||466 km||289 miles||251 nm|| W|
|Antananarivo||Thu 10:52 AM||1317 km||819 miles||711 nm|| W|
|Victoria||Thu 11:52 AM||1865 km||1159 miles||1007 nm|| NNW|
|Diego Garcia||Thu 1:52 PM||2016 km||1253 miles||1089 nm|| NE|
|Moroni||Thu 10:52 AM||2046 km||1271 miles||1105 nm|| WNW|
|Amsterdam Island||Thu 12:52 PM||2529 km||1571 miles||1365 nm|| SE|
|Dar es Salaam||Thu 10:52 AM||2716 km||1687 miles||1466 nm|| WNW|
|Maputo||Thu 9:52 AM||2844 km||1767 miles||1536 nm|| WSW|
|Lilongwe||Thu 9:52 AM||2878 km||1788 miles||1554 nm|| W|
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