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 Sunday, July 1, 2012 at 17:58:00 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: 94%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, July 1, 2012 at 17:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 35' ||South|
|Longitude: ||60° 53' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.59 meters/second, 1488.9 km/hour, 925.2 miles/hour or 804.0 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' 22.5"||15.42 mi||west||0° 00' 01.5"||0.03 mi||south||15.42 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 36.7"||924.90 mi||west||0° 01' 26.0"||1.65 mi||south||924.83 mi|
|24 hours||14° 57' 01.7"||961.78 mi||east||0° 09' 14.8"||10.61 mi||north||962.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Sun 9:58 PM||386 km||240 miles||208 nm|| WNW|
|Saint-Denis||Sun 9:58 PM||569 km||354 miles||307 nm|| W|
|Antananarivo||Sun 8:58 PM||1427 km||887 miles||770 nm|| W|
|Victoria||Sun 9:58 PM||1966 km||1221 miles||1061 nm|| NNW|
|Diego Garcia||Sun 11:58 PM||2005 km||1246 miles||1083 nm|| NE|
|Moroni||Sun 8:58 PM||2169 km||1348 miles||1171 nm|| WNW|
|Amsterdam Island||Sun 10:58 PM||2409 km||1497 miles||1301 nm|| SE|
|Dar es Salaam||Sun 8:58 PM||2839 km||1764 miles||1533 nm|| WNW|
|Maputo||Sun 7:58 PM||2919 km||1814 miles||1576 nm|| WSW|
|Lilongwe||Sun 7:58 PM||2990 km||1858 miles||1614 nm|| WNW|
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