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 13:58:00 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 13:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 55' ||South|
|Longitude: ||55° 02' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.55 meters/second, 1499.6 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' 53.7"||931.56 mi||west||0° 01' 59.3"||2.28 mi||north||931.66 mi|
|24 hours||13° 49' 20.9"||893.30 mi||east||1° 23' 44.6"||96.02 mi||north||902.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saint-Denis||Sat 5:58 PM||44 km||27 miles||24 nm|| E|
|Saint-Pierre||Sat 5:58 PM||66 km||41 miles||36 nm|| SE|
|Port Louis||Sat 5:58 PM||270 km||168 miles||146 nm|| ENE|
|Toamasina||Sat 4:58 PM||665 km||413 miles||359 nm|| WNW|
|Antananarivo||Sat 4:58 PM||817 km||508 miles||441 nm|| WNW|
|Antsirabe||Sat 4:58 PM||843 km||524 miles||455 nm|| W|
|Moroni||Sat 4:58 PM||1616 km||1004 miles||872 nm|| NW|
|Victoria||Sat 5:58 PM||1803 km||1120 miles||973 nm|| N|
|Dar es Salaam||Sat 4:58 PM||2305 km||1432 miles||1244 nm|| NW|
|Maputo||Sat 3:58 PM||2358 km||1465 miles||1273 nm|| WSW|
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