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 Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at 15:32:00 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: 34%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, December 18, 2012 at 15:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 44' ||South|
|Longitude: ||17° 05' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.13 meters/second, 1613.3 km/hour, 1002.4 miles/hour or 871.1 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' 31.2"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||north||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 19.5"||1002.45 mi||west||0° 11' 41.1"||13.38 mi||north||1002.65 mi|
|24 hours||11° 14' 23.9"||775.89 mi||east||4° 38' 47.4"||319.28 mi||north||840.12 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kinshasa||Tue 4:32 PM||208 km||129 miles||112 nm|| WSW|
|Brazzaville||Tue 4:32 PM||209 km||130 miles||113 nm|| WSW|
|Franceville||Tue 4:32 PM||453 km||282 miles||245 nm|| WNW|
|Dolisie||Tue 4:32 PM||493 km||306 miles||266 nm|| W|
|Cabinda||Tue 4:32 PM||580 km||360 miles||313 nm|| WSW|
|Pointe-Noire||Tue 4:32 PM||590 km||367 miles||319 nm|| WSW|
|Impfondo||Tue 4:32 PM||601 km||373 miles||324 nm|| N|
|Luanda||Tue 4:32 PM||708 km||440 miles||382 nm|| SW|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Tue 5:32 PM||768 km||477 miles||415 nm|| ESE|
|Bimbo||Tue 4:32 PM||895 km||556 miles||483 nm|| N|
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