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 13:16:00 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 13:16:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 05' ||South|
|Longitude: ||25° 30' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.47 meters/second, 1567.7 km/hour, 974.1 miles/hour or 846.5 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' 27.2"||16.24 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.24 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 20.2"||974.03 mi||west||0° 10' 09.4"||11.64 mi||north||974.43 mi|
|24 hours||12° 38' 26.9"||851.77 mi||east||4° 18' 23.5"||296.02 mi||north||907.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubumbashi||Sun 3:16 PM||267 km||166 miles||144 nm|| NE|
|Lusaka||Sun 3:16 PM||386 km||240 miles||208 nm|| SE|
|Harare||Sun 3:16 PM||794 km||493 miles||428 nm|| SE|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Sun 2:16 PM||799 km||496 miles||431 nm|| NNW|
|Rundu *||Sun 3:16 PM||815 km||506 miles||440 nm|| SW|
|Lilongwe||Sun 3:16 PM||901 km||560 miles||487 nm|| E|
|Francistown||Sun 3:16 PM||920 km||572 miles||497 nm|| SSE|
|Bujumbura||Sun 3:16 PM||1156 km||718 miles||624 nm|| NNE|
|Gaborone||Sun 3:16 PM||1281 km||796 miles||692 nm|| S|
|Kigali||Sun 3:16 PM||1330 km||827 miles||718 nm|| NNE|
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