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 Thursday, October 6, 2011 at 16:12:00 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: 75%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, October 6, 2011 at 16:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 51' ||South|
|Longitude: ||56° 02' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.41 meters/second, 1578.3 km/hour, 980.7 miles/hour or 852.2 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"||16.34 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.35 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 20.3"||980.60 mi||west||0° 10' 08.0"||11.61 mi||north||981.00 mi|
|24 hours||10° 47' 48.1"||728.24 mi||east||4° 14' 46.2"||291.87 mi||north||789.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Thu 8:12 PM||825 km||513 miles||445 nm|| S|
|Saint-Denis||Thu 8:12 PM||891 km||554 miles||481 nm|| S|
|Victoria||Thu 8:12 PM||912 km||567 miles||492 nm|| N|
|Toamasina||Thu 7:12 PM||922 km||573 miles||498 nm|| SW|
|Antananarivo||Thu 7:12 PM||1132 km||704 miles||611 nm|| SW|
|Moroni||Thu 7:12 PM||1390 km||863 miles||750 nm|| W|
|Diego Garcia||Thu 10:12 PM||1895 km||1178 miles||1023 nm|| ENE|
|Dar es Salaam||Thu 7:12 PM||1953 km||1214 miles||1055 nm|| WNW|
|Mogadishu||Thu 7:12 PM||2027 km||1259 miles||1094 nm|| NW|
|Dodoma||Thu 7:12 PM||2346 km||1457 miles||1267 nm|| WNW|
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