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 Saturday, December 15, 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: 7%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 52' ||South|
|Longitude: ||22° 02' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.72 meters/second, 1536.2 km/hour, 954.5 miles/hour or 829.5 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' 24.8"||15.91 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||north||15.91 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 55.8"||954.40 mi||west||0° 08' 04.7"||9.26 mi||north||954.78 mi|
|24 hours||13° 34' 47.4"||899.10 mi||east||3° 39' 06.3"||251.09 mi||north||941.23 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Rundu *||Sat 2:34 PM||268 km||167 miles||145 nm|| WSW|
|Lusaka||Sat 2:34 PM||686 km||427 miles||371 nm|| ENE|
|Francistown||Sat 2:34 PM||748 km||465 miles||404 nm|| SE|
|Kitwe||Sat 2:34 PM||802 km||498 miles||433 nm|| ENE|
|Huambo||Sat 1:34 PM||815 km||506 miles||440 nm|| WNW|
|Windhoek *||Sat 2:34 PM||817 km||507 miles||441 nm|| SW|
|Lubumbashi||Sat 2:34 PM||822 km||511 miles||444 nm|| NE|
|Molepolole||Sat 2:34 PM||911 km||566 miles||492 nm|| SSE|
|Lubango||Sat 1:34 PM||940 km||584 miles||507 nm|| WNW|
|Gaborone||Sat 2:34 PM||952 km||592 miles||514 nm|| SSE|
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