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 Friday, September 21, 2012 at 12:24:00 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: 35%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, September 21, 2012 at 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 58' ||South|
|Longitude: ||63° 25' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.10 meters/second, 1498.0 km/hour, 930.8 miles/hour or 808.8 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' 24.3"||15.51 mi||west||0° 00' 01.7"||0.03 mi||south||15.51 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 17.7"||930.54 mi||west||0° 01' 36.0"||1.83 mi||south||930.46 mi|
|24 hours||14° 12' 10.3"||917.50 mi||east||0° 00' 43.2"||0.83 mi||north||917.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Fri 4:24 PM||623 km||387 miles||337 nm|| W|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 4:24 PM||828 km||515 miles||447 nm|| W|
|Antananarivo||Fri 3:24 PM||1679 km||1043 miles||906 nm|| W|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 6:24 PM||1793 km||1114 miles||968 nm|| NE|
|Victoria||Fri 4:24 PM||2003 km||1245 miles||1082 nm|| NNW|
|Amsterdam Island||Fri 5:24 PM||2311 km||1436 miles||1248 nm|| SSE|
|Moroni||Fri 3:24 PM||2378 km||1478 miles||1284 nm|| WNW|
|Male||Fri 5:24 PM||2992 km||1859 miles||1616 nm|| NNE|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 3:24 PM||3034 km||1885 miles||1638 nm|| WNW|
|Maputo||Fri 2:24 PM||3190 km||1982 miles||1723 nm|| WSW|
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