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 Monday, December 17, 2012 at 14:32:00 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: 24%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, December 17, 2012 at 14:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 33' ||South|
|Longitude: ||19° 47' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.24 meters/second, 1595.6 km/hour, 991.5 miles/hour or 861.6 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' 29.5"||16.52 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||north||16.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 35.5"||991.46 mi||west||0° 11' 19.4"||12.97 mi||north||991.79 mi|
|24 hours||11° 49' 29.7"||808.95 mi||east||4° 37' 10.7"||317.47 mi||north||872.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lucapa||Mon 3:32 PM||107 km||66 miles||58 nm|| E|
|Luena||Mon 3:32 PM||359 km||223 miles||194 nm|| S|
|Malanje||Mon 3:32 PM||394 km||245 miles||213 nm|| WSW|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Mon 4:32 PM||498 km||310 miles||269 nm|| ENE|
|Uíge||Mon 3:32 PM||531 km||330 miles||286 nm|| W|
|Huambo||Mon 3:32 PM||644 km||400 miles||348 nm|| SW|
|Kinshasa||Mon 3:32 PM||680 km||423 miles||367 nm|| NW|
|Brazzaville||Mon 3:32 PM||687 km||427 miles||371 nm|| NW|
|Menongue||Mon 3:32 PM||714 km||444 miles||386 nm|| SSW|
|Luanda||Mon 3:32 PM||722 km||448 miles||390 nm|| W|
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