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 08:28:00 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 08:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 00' ||South|
|Longitude: ||52° 51' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.39 meters/second, 1610.6 km/hour, 1000.8 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' 10.7"||1000.73 mi||west||0° 12' 43.7"||14.58 mi||south||1000.73 mi|
|24 hours||12° 31' 19.1"||865.03 mi||east||5° 00' 07.4"||343.74 mi||south||927.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Sun 12:28 PM||341 km||212 miles||184 nm|| ESE|
|Mogadishu||Sun 11:28 AM||1004 km||624 miles||542 nm|| NW|
|Moroni||Sun 11:28 AM||1422 km||884 miles||768 nm|| SW|
|Dar es Salaam||Sun 11:28 AM||1561 km||970 miles||843 nm|| WSW|
|Nairobi||Sun 11:28 AM||1793 km||1114 miles||968 nm|| W|
|Antananarivo||Sun 11:28 AM||1853 km||1152 miles||1001 nm|| SSW|
|Dodoma||Sun 11:28 AM||1929 km||1199 miles||1042 nm|| W|
|Djibouti||Sun 11:28 AM||1938 km||1204 miles||1047 nm|| NNW|
|Aden||Sun 11:28 AM||1954 km||1214 miles||1055 nm|| NNW|
|Port Louis||Sun 12:28 PM||1965 km||1221 miles||1061 nm|| SSE|
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