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 Monday, May 7, 2012 at 22:40:00 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: 95%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, May 7, 2012 at 22:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 38' ||South|
|Longitude: ||45° 25' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.18 meters/second, 1487.5 km/hour, 924.3 miles/hour or 803.2 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' 22.0"||15.41 mi||west||0° 00' 01.1"||0.02 mi||south||15.41 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 07.6"||924.00 mi||west||0° 01' 09.2"||1.33 mi||south||923.94 mi|
|24 hours||14° 58' 09.2"||962.59 mi||east||0° 16' 28.9"||18.90 mi||north||963.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Antsirabe||Tue 1:40 AM||258 km||160 miles||139 nm|| NE|
|Antananarivo||Tue 1:40 AM||372 km||231 miles||201 nm|| NE|
|Toamasina||Tue 1:40 AM||568 km||353 miles||307 nm|| NE|
|Nampula||Tue 12:40 AM||972 km||604 miles||525 nm|| NW|
|Mamoutzou||Tue 1:40 AM||980 km||609 miles||529 nm|| N|
|Saint-Denis||Tue 2:40 AM||1044 km||649 miles||564 nm|| E|
|Moroni||Tue 1:40 AM||1126 km||700 miles||608 nm|| NNW|
|Port Louis||Tue 2:40 AM||1266 km||787 miles||684 nm|| E|
|Maputo||Tue 12:40 AM||1393 km||865 miles||752 nm|| WSW|
|Lilongwe||Tue 12:40 AM||1497 km||930 miles||808 nm|| WNW|
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