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 Friday, December 21, 2012 at 17:24:00 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: 65%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 21, 2012 at 17:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 49' ||North|
|Longitude: ||22° 50' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.44 meters/second, 1596.4 km/hour, 991.9 miles/hour or 862.0 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' 33.1"||16.53 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 05.2"||991.87 mi||west||0° 09' 41.2"||11.10 mi||north||991.68 mi|
|24 hours||10° 48' 42.9"||736.99 mi||east||3° 37' 29.4"||249.18 mi||north||773.69 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sarh||Fri 6:24 PM||494 km||307 miles||267 nm|| W|
|Al-Fashir||Fri 8:24 PM||502 km||312 miles||271 nm|| NNE|
|Bambari||Fri 6:24 PM||508 km||316 miles||275 nm|| SSW|
|Wau||Fri 8:24 PM||615 km||382 miles||332 nm|| ESE|
|Moundou||Fri 6:24 PM||756 km||470 miles||408 nm|| W|
|Bangui||Fri 6:24 PM||766 km||476 miles||414 nm|| SW|
|Bimbo||Fri 6:24 PM||787 km||489 miles||425 nm|| SW|
|Yambio||Fri 8:24 PM||845 km||525 miles||456 nm|| SE|
|Ndjamena||Fri 6:24 PM||887 km||551 miles||479 nm|| WNW|
|Al-Ubayyid||Fri 8:24 PM||887 km||551 miles||479 nm|| ENE|
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