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, July 2, 2012 at 19:58:00 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: 99%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, July 2, 2012 at 19:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 21' ||South|
|Longitude: ||47° 04' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.39 meters/second, 1491.8 km/hour, 927.0 miles/hour or 805.5 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' 22.8"||15.45 mi||west||0° 00' 02.5"||0.05 mi||north||15.45 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 54.9"||926.72 mi||west||0° 02' 39.3"||3.05 mi||north||926.86 mi|
|24 hours||14° 35' 49.1"||940.57 mi||east||1° 44' 10.2"||119.45 mi||north||953.48 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Antsirabe||Mon 10:58 PM||164 km||102 miles||88 nm|| N|
|Antananarivo||Mon 10:58 PM||273 km||170 miles||147 nm|| N|
|Toamasina||Mon 10:58 PM||430 km||267 miles||232 nm|| NE|
|Saint-Denis||Mon 11:58 PM||872 km||542 miles||471 nm|| E|
|Mamoutzou||Mon 10:58 PM||967 km||601 miles||522 nm|| NNW|
|Port Louis||Mon 11:58 PM||1093 km||679 miles||590 nm|| E|
|Moroni||Mon 10:58 PM||1143 km||710 miles||617 nm|| NNW|
|Maputo||Mon 9:58 PM||1563 km||971 miles||844 nm|| WSW|
|Lilongwe||Mon 9:58 PM||1628 km||1011 miles||879 nm|| WNW|
|Mbabane||Mon 9:58 PM||1713 km||1064 miles||925 nm|| WSW|
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