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 Thursday, August 16, 2012 at 05:24:00 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: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, August 16, 2012 at 05:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 21' ||North|
|Longitude: ||81° 02' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.65 meters/second, 1564.7 km/hour, 972.3 miles/hour or 844.9 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' 30.2"||16.20 mi||west||0° 00' 09.0"||0.17 mi||south||16.21 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 17.6"||972.13 mi||west||0° 09' 03.8"||10.39 mi||south||972.52 mi|
|24 hours||11° 49' 57.4"||793.08 mi||east||3° 58' 08.1"||272.84 mi||south||844.70 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nellore||Thu 10:54 AM||114 km||71 miles||62 nm|| W|
|Chennai||Thu 10:54 AM||161 km||100 miles||87 nm|| SSW|
|Tiruvallur||Thu 10:54 AM||179 km||111 miles||97 nm|| SW|
|Tirumala||Thu 10:54 AM||191 km||119 miles||103 nm|| WSW|
|Maraimalai Nagar||Thu 10:54 AM||205 km||127 miles||110 nm|| SSW|
|Kanchipuram||Thu 10:54 AM||221 km||138 miles||119 nm|| SW|
|Guntur||Thu 10:54 AM||225 km||140 miles||122 nm|| NNW|
|Vijayawada||Thu 10:54 AM||244 km||152 miles||132 nm|| N|
|Kakinada||Thu 10:54 AM||317 km||197 miles||171 nm|| NNE|
|Anantapur||Thu 10:54 AM||373 km||232 miles||201 nm|| W|
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