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 Sunday, September 16, 2012 at 08:10:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, September 16, 2012 at 08:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 56' ||South|
|Longitude: ||57° 11' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.43 meters/second, 1610.7 km/hour, 1000.9 miles/hour or 869.7 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' 29.1"||16.68 mi||west||0° 00' 12.6"||0.24 mi||south||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 11.4"||1000.80 mi||west||0° 12' 43.8"||14.58 mi||south||1000.81 mi|
|24 hours||12° 31' 00.1"||864.71 mi||east||5° 00' 17.9"||343.94 mi||south||927.78 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Sun 12:10 PM||268 km||167 miles||145 nm|| SW|
|Mogadishu||Sun 11:10 AM||1429 km||888 miles||772 nm|| WNW|
|Diego Garcia||Sun 2:10 PM||1756 km||1091 miles||948 nm|| ESE|
|Moroni||Sun 11:10 AM||1809 km||1124 miles||977 nm|| WSW|
|Port Louis||Sun 12:10 PM||1906 km||1184 miles||1029 nm|| S|
|Male||Sun 1:10 PM||1979 km||1229 miles||1068 nm|| ENE|
|Saint-Denis||Sun 12:10 PM||1993 km||1239 miles||1076 nm|| S|
|Dar es Salaam||Sun 11:10 AM||2031 km||1262 miles||1097 nm|| WSW|
|Antananarivo||Sun 11:10 AM||2058 km||1279 miles||1111 nm|| SSW|
|Aden||Sun 11:10 AM||2204 km||1370 miles||1190 nm|| NW|
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