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 13:24:00 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: 7%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 13:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 45' ||South|
|Longitude: ||10° 01' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.01 meters/second, 1537.2 km/hour, 955.2 miles/hour or 830.0 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' 24.9"||15.92 mi||west||0° 00' 08.0"||0.15 mi||north||15.92 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 00.6"||955.05 mi||west||0° 08' 09.8"||9.36 mi||north||955.44 mi|
|24 hours||13° 32' 50.5"||897.48 mi||east||3° 40' 48.3"||253.04 mi||north||940.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Sat 2:24 PM||423 km||263 miles||228 nm|| ENE|
|Huambo||Sat 2:24 PM||756 km||469 miles||408 nm|| NE|
|Walvis Bay *||Sat 3:24 PM||832 km||517 miles||449 nm|| SSE|
|Luanda||Sat 2:24 PM||942 km||585 miles||509 nm|| NNE|
|Windhoek *||Sat 3:24 PM||982 km||610 miles||530 nm|| SE|
|Kinshasa||Sat 2:24 PM||1491 km||926 miles||805 nm|| NNE|
|Brazzaville||Sat 2:24 PM||1495 km||929 miles||807 nm|| NNE|
|Jamestown||Sat 1:24 PM||1684 km||1046 miles||909 nm|| W|
|Gaborone||Sat 3:24 PM||1870 km||1162 miles||1010 nm|| ESE|
|Libreville||Sat 2:24 PM||1897 km||1179 miles||1024 nm|| N|
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