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 Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at 13:42:00 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: 43%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at 13:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 34' ||North|
|Longitude: ||54° 59' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.60 meters/second, 1618.5 km/hour, 1005.7 miles/hour or 873.9 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' 32.2"||16.76 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||north||16.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 21.8"||1005.72 mi||west||0° 11' 29.5"||13.16 mi||north||1005.79 mi|
|24 hours||10° 55' 12.8"||755.38 mi||east||4° 29' 18.6"||308.43 mi||north||814.94 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Wed 5:42 PM||576 km||358 miles||311 nm|| S|
|Mogadishu||Wed 4:42 PM||1086 km||675 miles||586 nm|| W|
|Aden||Wed 4:42 PM||1748 km||1086 miles||944 nm|| NW|
|Djibouti||Wed 4:42 PM||1788 km||1111 miles||966 nm|| NW|
|Moroni||Wed 4:42 PM||1869 km||1162 miles||1009 nm|| SW|
|Dar es Salaam||Wed 4:42 PM||1925 km||1196 miles||1040 nm|| WSW|
|Sana||Wed 4:42 PM||2019 km||1255 miles||1090 nm|| NW|
|Addis Ababa||Wed 4:42 PM||2027 km||1260 miles||1095 nm|| WNW|
|Nairobi||Wed 4:42 PM||2032 km||1263 miles||1097 nm|| W|
|Male||Wed 6:42 PM||2099 km||1304 miles||1133 nm|| ENE|
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