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 Tuesday, May 8, 2012 at 22:34:00 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: 89%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, May 8, 2012 at 22:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 22' ||South|
|Longitude: ||61° 50' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.48 meters/second, 1492.1 km/hour, 927.2 miles/hour or 805.7 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' 23.2"||15.45 mi||west||0° 00' 02.5"||0.05 mi||north||15.45 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 15.1"||926.93 mi||west||0° 02' 36.6"||3.00 mi||north||927.07 mi|
|24 hours||14° 19' 58.7"||923.42 mi||east||1° 41' 19.8"||116.19 mi||north||935.83 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Wed 2:34 AM||471 km||292 miles||254 nm|| WNW|
|Saint-Denis||Wed 2:34 AM||665 km||413 miles||359 nm|| W|
|Antananarivo||Wed 1:34 AM||1520 km||945 miles||821 nm|| W|
|Diego Garcia||Wed 4:34 AM||1925 km||1196 miles||1040 nm|| NE|
|Victoria||Wed 2:34 AM||1977 km||1228 miles||1067 nm|| NNW|
|Moroni||Wed 1:34 AM||2246 km||1396 miles||1213 nm|| WNW|
|Dar es Salaam||Wed 1:34 AM||2912 km||1809 miles||1572 nm|| WNW|
|Maputo||Wed 12:34 AM||3020 km||1877 miles||1631 nm|| WSW|
|Lilongwe||Wed 12:34 AM||3082 km||1915 miles||1664 nm|| W|
|Male||Wed 3:34 AM||3100 km||1926 miles||1674 nm|| NNE|
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