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 Saturday, March 17, 2012 at 05:02:00 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: 28%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, March 17, 2012 at 05:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 45' ||South|
|Longitude: ||44° 09' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.52 meters/second, 1535.5 km/hour, 954.1 miles/hour or 829.1 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' 28.6"||15.90 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.14 mi||north||15.90 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 43.1"||953.92 mi||west||0° 07' 37.4"||8.74 mi||north||954.30 mi|
|24 hours||12° 10' 33.4"||802.27 mi||east||3° 25' 24.1"||235.41 mi||north||842.95 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Antananarivo||Sat 8:02 AM||379 km||235 miles||205 nm|| ESE|
|Antsirabe||Sat 8:02 AM||384 km||238 miles||207 nm|| SE|
|Toamasina||Sat 8:02 AM||559 km||347 miles||302 nm|| E|
|Mamoutzou||Sat 8:02 AM||562 km||349 miles||304 nm|| NNE|
|Nampula||Sat 7:02 AM||598 km||371 miles||323 nm|| WNW|
|Mutsamudu||Sat 8:02 AM||619 km||385 miles||334 nm|| N|
|Moroni||Sat 8:02 AM||680 km||422 miles||367 nm|| N|
|Beira||Sat 7:02 AM||1008 km||626 miles||544 nm|| WSW|
|Lilongwe||Sat 7:02 AM||1186 km||737 miles||640 nm|| WNW|
|Saint-Denis||Sat 9:02 AM||1237 km||769 miles||668 nm|| ESE|
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