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|
|Kitwe||Sun 3:16 PM||296 km||184 miles||160 nm|| E|
|Ndola||Sun 3:16 PM||340 km||211 miles||183 nm|| E|
|Mongu||Sun 3:16 PM||351 km||218 miles||190 nm|| SW|
|Kabwe||Sun 3:16 PM||353 km||219 miles||191 nm|| ESE|
|Lusaka||Sun 3:16 PM||395 km||246 miles||214 nm|| SE|
|Luena||Sun 2:16 PM||624 km||388 miles||337 nm|| WNW|
|Kasama||Sun 3:16 PM||697 km||433 miles||376 nm|| ENE|
|Chipata||Sun 3:16 PM||777 km||483 miles||419 nm|| E|
|Harare||Sun 3:16 PM||794 km||493 miles||428 nm|| SE|
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