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 17:36:00 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 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 51' ||North|
|Longitude: ||19° 55' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.39 meters/second, 1596.2 km/hour, 991.8 miles/hour or 861.9 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' 33.0"||16.53 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 33' 05.2"||991.77 mi||west||0° 09' 40.5"||11.08 mi||north||991.59 mi|
|24 hours||10° 48' 46.4"||736.99 mi||east||3° 37' 13.3"||248.87 mi||north||773.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Sarh||Fri 6:36 PM||186 km||116 miles||100 nm|| WSW|
|Moundou||Fri 6:36 PM||447 km||277 miles||241 nm|| WSW|
|Bambari||Fri 6:36 PM||460 km||286 miles||249 nm|| S|
|Ndjamena||Fri 6:36 PM||587 km||365 miles||317 nm|| WNW|
|Bangui||Fri 6:36 PM||626 km||389 miles||338 nm|| SSW|
|Bimbo||Fri 6:36 PM||642 km||399 miles||347 nm|| SSW|
|Berbérati||Fri 6:36 PM||769 km||478 miles||415 nm|| SW|
|Wau||Fri 8:36 PM||919 km||571 miles||496 nm|| ESE|
|Yaoundé||Fri 6:36 PM||1142 km||709 miles||616 nm|| SW|
|Kano||Fri 6:36 PM||1269 km||789 miles||685 nm|| WNW|
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