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 09:42:00 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 09:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 53' ||South|
|Longitude: ||33° 36' ||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"||928.24 mi||west||0° 01' 03.2"||1.21 mi||north||928.29 mi|
|24 hours||15° 11' 04.3"||981.46 mi||east||1° 08' 32.1"||78.58 mi||north||988.25 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Beira||Thu 11:42 AM||174 km||108 miles||94 nm|| NE|
|Mutare||Thu 11:42 AM||233 km||145 miles||126 nm|| NNW|
|Masvingo||Thu 11:42 AM||302 km||188 miles||163 nm|| WNW|
|Gweru||Thu 11:42 AM||426 km||265 miles||230 nm|| WNW|
|Harare||Thu 11:42 AM||431 km||268 miles||233 nm|| NW|
|Bulawayo||Thu 11:42 AM||529 km||329 miles||286 nm|| W|
|Polokwane||Thu 11:42 AM||541 km||336 miles||292 nm|| SW|
|Maputo||Thu 11:42 AM||573 km||356 miles||309 nm|| S|
|Nelspruit||Thu 11:42 AM||574 km||357 miles||310 nm|| SSW|
|Blantyre||Thu 11:42 AM||583 km||362 miles||315 nm|| NNE|
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