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 09:36:00 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 09:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 53' ||South|
|Longitude: ||35° 02' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.06 meters/second, 1494.2 km/hour, 928.5 miles/hour or 806.8 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' 21.6"||15.48 mi||west||0° 00' 01.0"||0.02 mi||north||15.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 37.8"||928.22 mi||west||0° 01' 02.1"||1.19 mi||north||928.28 mi|
|24 hours||15° 11' 10.4"||981.56 mi||east||1° 08' 10.0"||78.16 mi||north||988.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Beira||Thu 11:36 AM||118 km||73 miles||64 nm|| N|
|Mutare||Thu 11:36 AM||326 km||203 miles||176 nm|| NW|
|Harare||Thu 11:36 AM||538 km||334 miles||291 nm|| NW|
|Blantyre||Thu 11:36 AM||564 km||351 miles||305 nm|| N|
|Maputo||Thu 11:36 AM||616 km||383 miles||333 nm|| SSW|
|Nelspruit||Thu 11:36 AM||656 km||408 miles||354 nm|| SW|
|Bulawayo||Thu 11:36 AM||678 km||421 miles||366 nm|| W|
|Mbabane||Thu 11:36 AM||721 km||448 miles||390 nm|| SSW|
|Manzini||Thu 11:36 AM||725 km||450 miles||391 nm|| SSW|
|Big Bend||Thu 11:36 AM||727 km||452 miles||392 nm|| SSW|
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