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, August 24, 2012 at 13:54:00 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: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, August 24, 2012 at 13:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 24' ||South|
|Longitude: ||57° 42' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.96 meters/second, 1504.6 km/hour, 934.9 miles/hour or 812.4 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' 24.8"||15.58 mi||west||0° 00' 04.0"||0.08 mi||south||15.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 53.8"||934.68 mi||west||0° 03' 57.3"||4.54 mi||south||934.49 mi|
|24 hours||14° 07' 51.6"||916.28 mi||east||0° 56' 51.3"||65.20 mi||south||915.74 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Fri 5:54 PM||34 km||21 miles||18 nm|| NW|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 5:54 PM||241 km||149 miles||130 nm|| WSW|
|Toamasina||Fri 4:54 PM||907 km||564 miles||490 nm|| WNW|
|Antananarivo||Fri 4:54 PM||1081 km||672 miles||584 nm|| W|
|Victoria||Fri 5:54 PM||1763 km||1095 miles||952 nm|| N|
|Moroni||Fri 4:54 PM||1816 km||1129 miles||981 nm|| WNW|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 7:54 PM||2146 km||1334 miles||1159 nm|| NE|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 4:54 PM||2491 km||1548 miles||1345 nm|| NW|
|Lilongwe||Fri 3:54 PM||2640 km||1640 miles||1425 nm|| WNW|
|Maputo||Fri 3:54 PM||2640 km||1640 miles||1425 nm|| WSW|
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