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 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: 44%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at 14:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 44' ||North|
|Longitude: ||42° 52' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.60 meters/second, 1618.6 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' 32.4"||16.76 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||north||16.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 23.6"||1005.73 mi||west||0° 11' 28.6"||13.14 mi||north||1005.79 mi|
|24 hours||10° 54' 42.3"||754.77 mi||east||4° 28' 47.1"||307.83 mi||north||814.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mogadishu||Wed 5:32 PM||311 km||193 miles||168 nm|| ENE|
|Mombasa||Wed 5:32 PM||637 km||396 miles||344 nm|| SSW|
|Nairobi||Wed 5:32 PM||709 km||441 miles||383 nm|| WSW|
|Nakuru||Wed 5:32 PM||765 km||475 miles||413 nm|| W|
|Zanzibar City||Wed 5:32 PM||864 km||537 miles||467 nm|| SSW|
|Dar es Salaam||Wed 5:32 PM||924 km||574 miles||499 nm|| SSW|
|Adama||Wed 5:32 PM||952 km||591 miles||514 nm|| NNW|
|Hargeisa||Wed 5:32 PM||986 km||613 miles||532 nm|| N|
|Dire Dawa||Wed 5:32 PM||987 km||613 miles||533 nm|| N|
|Addis Ababa||Wed 5:32 PM||1024 km||636 miles||553 nm|| NNW|
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