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 Friday, December 14, 2012 at 12:24:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 14, 2012 at 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 31' ||South|
|Longitude: ||9° 58' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.28 meters/second, 1509.4 km/hour, 937.9 miles/hour or 815.0 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' 22.7"||15.63 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||north||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 52.2"||937.72 mi||west||0° 05' 07.1"||5.87 mi||north||937.99 mi|
|24 hours||14° 28' 44.7"||944.10 mi||east||2° 38' 22.0"||181.54 mi||north||968.60 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Swakopmund *||Fri 2:24 PM||589 km||366 miles||318 nm|| SE|
|Walvis Bay *||Fri 2:24 PM||606 km||376 miles||327 nm|| SE|
|Lubango||Fri 1:24 PM||633 km||393 miles||342 nm|| NE|
|Windhoek *||Fri 2:24 PM||815 km||506 miles||440 nm|| ESE|
|Huambo||Fri 1:24 PM||968 km||602 miles||523 nm|| NE|
|Luanda||Fri 1:24 PM||1234 km||767 miles||666 nm|| NNE|
|Jamestown||Fri 12:24 PM||1709 km||1062 miles||923 nm|| W|
|Gaborone||Fri 2:24 PM||1740 km||1081 miles||939 nm|| ESE|
|Kinshasa||Fri 1:24 PM||1779 km||1105 miles||960 nm|| NNE|
|Brazzaville||Fri 1:24 PM||1784 km||1108 miles||963 nm|| NNE|
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