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 09:52:00 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 09:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 53' ||South|
|Longitude: ||31° 12' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.07 meters/second, 1494.3 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' 37.9"||928.26 mi||west||0° 01' 04.7"||1.24 mi||north||928.31 mi|
|24 hours||15° 10' 53.9"||981.29 mi||east||1° 09' 09.2"||79.29 mi||north||988.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mutare||Thu 11:52 AM||260 km||161 miles||140 nm|| NE|
|Bulawayo||Thu 11:52 AM||285 km||177 miles||154 nm|| WNW|
|Harare||Thu 11:52 AM||338 km||210 miles||182 nm|| N|
|Francistown||Thu 11:52 AM||386 km||240 miles||208 nm|| W|
|Beira||Thu 11:52 AM||396 km||246 miles||214 nm|| ENE|
|Nelspruit||Thu 11:52 AM||509 km||316 miles||275 nm|| S|
|Maputo||Thu 11:52 AM||581 km||361 miles||314 nm|| SSE|
|Mbabane||Thu 11:52 AM||602 km||374 miles||325 nm|| S|
|Pretoria||Thu 11:52 AM||621 km||386 miles||335 nm|| SSW|
|Manzini||Thu 11:52 AM||623 km||387 miles||336 nm|| S|
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