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 Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at 09:48:00 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: 7%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at 09:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 50' ||South|
|Longitude: ||59° 06' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.66 meters/second, 1568.4 km/hour, 974.5 miles/hour or 846.9 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' 26.8"||16.24 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||south||16.24 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 46.3"||974.38 mi||west||0° 10' 33.5"||12.10 mi||south||974.11 mi|
|24 hours||13° 32' 12.9"||913.06 mi||east||3° 48' 25.4"||261.77 mi||south||942.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Tue 1:48 PM||829 km||515 miles||447 nm|| SSW|
|Saint-Denis||Tue 1:48 PM||971 km||603 miles||524 nm|| SSW|
|Victoria||Tue 1:48 PM||993 km||617 miles||536 nm|| NNW|
|Antananarivo||Tue 12:48 PM||1410 km||876 miles||761 nm|| WSW|
|Diego Garcia||Tue 3:48 PM||1581 km||983 miles||854 nm|| ENE|
|Moroni||Tue 12:48 PM||1721 km||1070 miles||929 nm|| W|
|Mogadishu||Tue 12:48 PM||2240 km||1392 miles||1210 nm|| NW|
|Dar es Salaam||Tue 12:48 PM||2271 km||1411 miles||1226 nm|| WNW|
|Male||Tue 2:48 PM||2466 km||1532 miles||1332 nm|| NE|
|Dodoma||Tue 12:48 PM||2666 km||1657 miles||1440 nm|| WNW|
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