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 14:06:00 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: 15%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, December 16, 2012 at 14:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 57' ||South|
|Longitude: ||13° 27' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.75 meters/second, 1568.7 km/hour, 974.8 miles/hour or 847.0 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' 27.3"||16.25 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.19 mi||north||16.25 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 25.0"||974.67 mi||west||0° 10' 12.6"||11.70 mi||north||975.07 mi|
|24 hours||12° 36' 39.2"||850.24 mi||east||4° 19' 20.1"||297.10 mi||north||906.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Sun 3:06 PM||218 km||136 miles||118 nm|| S|
|Huambo||Sun 3:06 PM||249 km||154 miles||134 nm|| E|
|Luanda||Sun 3:06 PM||456 km||283 miles||246 nm|| N|
|Cabinda||Sun 3:06 PM||829 km||515 miles||448 nm|| N|
|Rundu *||Sun 4:06 PM||872 km||542 miles||471 nm|| SE|
|Pointe-Noire||Sun 3:06 PM||920 km||571 miles||496 nm|| N|
|Dolisie||Sun 3:06 PM||971 km||603 miles||524 nm|| N|
|Kinshasa||Sun 3:06 PM||976 km||606 miles||527 nm|| NNE|
|Brazzaville||Sun 3:06 PM||981 km||610 miles||530 nm|| NNE|
|Windhoek *||Sun 4:06 PM||1133 km||704 miles||612 nm|| SSE|
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