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, September 22, 2012 at 13:48:00 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: 47%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 13:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 55' ||South|
|Longitude: ||57° 26' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.53 meters/second, 1499.5 km/hour, 931.8 miles/hour or 809.7 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' 24.8"||15.53 mi||west||0° 00' 01.8"||0.04 mi||north||15.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 53.4"||931.52 mi||west||0° 01' 58.0"||2.25 mi||north||931.62 mi|
|24 hours||13° 49' 33.1"||893.48 mi||east||1° 23' 13.8"||95.43 mi||north||902.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Sat 5:48 PM||84 km||52 miles||45 nm|| N|
|Saint-Denis||Sat 5:48 PM||207 km||128 miles||112 nm|| W|
|Saint-Pierre||Sat 5:48 PM||209 km||130 miles||113 nm|| WSW|
|Toamasina||Sat 4:48 PM||897 km||557 miles||484 nm|| WNW|
|Antananarivo||Sat 4:48 PM||1062 km||660 miles||573 nm|| W|
|Victoria||Sat 5:48 PM||1816 km||1128 miles||980 nm|| N|
|Moroni||Sat 4:48 PM||1822 km||1132 miles||984 nm|| WNW|
|Diego Garcia||Sat 7:48 PM||2205 km||1370 miles||1190 nm|| NE|
|Dar es Salaam||Sat 4:48 PM||2501 km||1554 miles||1351 nm|| NW|
|Maputo||Sat 3:48 PM||2596 km||1613 miles||1402 nm|| WSW|
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