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 13:06:00 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 13:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 47' ||South|
|Longitude: ||14° 21' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.90 meters/second, 1536.9 km/hour, 955.0 miles/hour or 829.8 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' 24.8"||15.92 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||north||15.92 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 58.9"||954.82 mi||west||0° 08' 08.0"||9.32 mi||north||955.20 mi|
|24 hours||13° 33' 32.7"||898.06 mi||east||3° 40' 11.8"||252.34 mi||north||940.55 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Sat 2:06 PM||226 km||141 miles||122 nm|| NNW|
|Menongue||Sat 2:06 PM||429 km||267 miles||232 nm|| ENE|
|Huambo||Sat 2:06 PM||468 km||291 miles||253 nm|| NNE|
|Rundu *||Sat 3:06 PM||589 km||366 miles||318 nm|| ESE|
|Swakopmund *||Sat 3:06 PM||653 km||405 miles||352 nm|| S|
|Walvis Bay *||Sat 3:06 PM||683 km||424 miles||369 nm|| S|
|Windhoek *||Sat 3:06 PM||702 km||436 miles||379 nm|| SSE|
|Luena||Sat 2:06 PM||817 km||507 miles||441 nm|| NE|
|Malanje||Sat 2:06 PM||830 km||516 miles||448 nm|| NNE|
|Luanda||Sat 2:06 PM||888 km||552 miles||479 nm|| N|
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