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 14:48:00 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 14:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 22' ||South|
|Longitude: ||58° 52' ||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"||928.38 mi||west||0° 00' 29.0"||0.56 mi||south||928.35 mi|
|24 hours||14° 07' 08.3"||909.69 mi||east||0° 27' 11.9"||31.19 mi||north||911.62 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Sat 6:48 PM||195 km||121 miles||105 nm|| NW|
|Saint-Denis||Sat 6:48 PM||359 km||223 miles||194 nm|| W|
|Antananarivo||Sat 5:48 PM||1217 km||756 miles||657 nm|| W|
|Victoria||Sat 6:48 PM||1888 km||1173 miles||1020 nm|| NNW|
|Moroni||Sat 5:48 PM||1974 km||1227 miles||1066 nm|| WNW|
|Diego Garcia||Sat 8:48 PM||2129 km||1323 miles||1150 nm|| NE|
|Amsterdam Island||Sat 7:48 PM||2560 km||1591 miles||1382 nm|| SE|
|Dar es Salaam||Sat 5:48 PM||2651 km||1647 miles||1432 nm|| NW|
|Maputo||Sat 4:48 PM||2724 km||1693 miles||1471 nm|| WSW|
|Lilongwe||Sat 4:48 PM||2780 km||1728 miles||1501 nm|| WNW|
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