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 Sunday, December 16, 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: 14%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, December 16, 2012 at 13:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 07' ||South|
|Longitude: ||27° 54' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.41 meters/second, 1567.5 km/hour, 974.0 miles/hour or 846.4 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' 27.2"||16.23 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.23 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 19.3"||973.90 mi||west||0° 10' 08.7"||11.63 mi||north||974.30 mi|
|24 hours||12° 38' 48.5"||852.08 mi||east||4° 18' 12.0"||295.80 mi||north||908.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kitwe||Sun 3:06 PM||48 km||30 miles||26 nm|| NE|
|Ndola||Sun 3:06 PM||80 km||50 miles||43 nm|| E|
|Lubumbashi||Sun 3:06 PM||168 km||104 miles||90 nm|| NNW|
|Lusaka||Sun 3:06 PM||258 km||160 miles||139 nm|| S|
|Harare||Sun 3:06 PM||621 km||386 miles||335 nm|| SSE|
|Lilongwe||Sun 3:06 PM||642 km||399 miles||347 nm|| E|
|Francistown||Sun 3:06 PM||893 km||555 miles||482 nm|| S|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Sun 3:06 PM||907 km||564 miles||490 nm|| NNW|
|Rundu *||Sun 3:06 PM||1022 km||635 miles||552 nm|| WSW|
|Bujumbura||Sun 3:06 PM||1090 km||677 miles||589 nm|| N|
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