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, June 1, 2012 at 18:36:00 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: 90%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, June 1, 2012 at 18:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 22' ||South|
|Longitude: ||40° 38' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.12 meters/second, 1548.4 km/hour, 962.2 miles/hour or 836.1 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' 25.2"||16.04 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||south||16.04 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 12.5"||961.93 mi||west||0° 09' 55.4"||11.37 mi||south||961.61 mi|
|24 hours||14° 18' 06.8"||954.05 mi||east||3° 28' 04.2"||238.49 mi||south||975.12 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nampula||Fri 8:36 PM||150 km||93 miles||81 nm|| W|
|Moroni||Fri 9:36 PM||502 km||312 miles||271 nm|| NE|
|Mutsamudu||Fri 9:36 PM||540 km||335 miles||291 nm|| NE|
|Mamoutzou||Fri 9:36 PM||573 km||356 miles||309 nm|| ENE|
|Blantyre||Fri 8:36 PM||605 km||376 miles||327 nm|| W|
|Lilongwe||Fri 8:36 PM||754 km||469 miles||407 nm|| W|
|Beira||Fri 8:36 PM||789 km||490 miles||426 nm|| SW|
|Antananarivo||Fri 9:36 PM||832 km||517 miles||449 nm|| ESE|
|Antsirabe||Fri 9:36 PM||842 km||523 miles||455 nm|| SE|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 9:36 PM||956 km||594 miles||516 nm|| N|
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