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 Saturday, August 25, 2012 at 14:38:00 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: 62%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, August 25, 2012 at 14:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 22' ||South|
|Longitude: ||61° 16' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.14 meters/second, 1494.5 km/hour, 928.6 miles/hour or 807.0 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' 24.5"||15.48 mi||west||0° 00' 00.6"||0.01 mi||south||15.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 33.3"||928.39 mi||west||0° 00' 30.5"||0.58 mi||south||928.36 mi|
|24 hours||14° 07' 12.4"||909.77 mi||east||0° 26' 38.5"||30.55 mi||north||911.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Sat 6:38 PM||414 km||257 miles||224 nm|| WNW|
|Saint-Denis||Sat 6:38 PM||607 km||377 miles||328 nm|| W|
|Antananarivo||Sat 5:38 PM||1462 km||909 miles||790 nm|| W|
|Victoria||Sat 6:38 PM||1956 km||1215 miles||1056 nm|| NNW|
|Diego Garcia||Sat 8:38 PM||1961 km||1219 miles||1059 nm|| NE|
|Moroni||Sat 5:38 PM||2193 km||1363 miles||1184 nm|| WNW|
|Amsterdam Island||Sat 7:38 PM||2404 km||1494 miles||1298 nm|| SE|
|Dar es Salaam||Sat 5:38 PM||2861 km||1778 miles||1545 nm|| WNW|
|Maputo||Sat 4:38 PM||2964 km||1842 miles||1601 nm|| WSW|
|Lilongwe||Sat 4:38 PM||3024 km||1879 miles||1633 nm|| W|
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