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 12:34:00 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 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 30' ||South|
|Longitude: ||7° 34' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.33 meters/second, 1509.6 km/hour, 938.0 miles/hour or 815.1 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' 53.0"||937.82 mi||west||0° 05' 08.5"||5.90 mi||north||938.08 mi|
|24 hours||14° 28' 24.4"||943.82 mi||east||2° 38' 51.6"||182.11 mi||north||968.44 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Fri 1:34 PM||809 km||503 miles||437 nm|| NE|
|Walvis Bay *||Fri 2:34 PM||815 km||507 miles||440 nm|| ESE|
|Windhoek *||Fri 2:34 PM||1047 km||651 miles||566 nm|| ESE|
|Luanda||Fri 1:34 PM||1329 km||826 miles||718 nm|| NNE|
|Jamestown||Fri 12:34 PM||1463 km||909 miles||790 nm|| WNW|
|Kinshasa||Fri 1:34 PM||1879 km||1167 miles||1014 nm|| NNE|
|Brazzaville||Fri 1:34 PM||1883 km||1170 miles||1017 nm|| NNE|
|Cape Town||Fri 2:34 PM||1926 km||1197 miles||1040 nm|| SSE|
|Gaborone||Fri 2:34 PM||1975 km||1227 miles||1067 nm|| ESE|
|São Tomé||Fri 12:34 PM||2197 km||1365 miles||1186 nm|| N|
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