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 15:08:00 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: 48%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 22, 2012 at 15:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 52' ||South|
|Longitude: ||38° 13' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.68 meters/second, 1500.0 km/hour, 932.1 miles/hour or 810.0 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"||15.54 mi||west||0° 00' 02.1"||0.04 mi||north||15.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 56.5"||931.85 mi||west||0° 02' 08.7"||2.46 mi||north||931.96 mi|
|24 hours||13° 47' 54.8"||891.98 mi||east||1° 27' 18.2"||100.10 mi||north||901.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Beira||Sat 5:08 PM||371 km||231 miles||200 nm|| WNW|
|Mutare||Sat 5:08 PM||618 km||384 miles||334 nm|| WNW|
|Nampula||Sat 5:08 PM||647 km||402 miles||349 nm|| N|
|Blantyre||Sat 5:08 PM||657 km||408 miles||355 nm|| NNW|
|Maputo||Sat 5:08 PM||806 km||501 miles||435 nm|| SW|
|Harare||Sat 5:08 PM||825 km||513 miles||445 nm|| WNW|
|Lilongwe||Sat 5:08 PM||896 km||557 miles||484 nm|| NNW|
|Big Bend||Sat 5:08 PM||916 km||569 miles||495 nm|| SW|
|Antsirabe||Sat 6:08 PM||927 km||576 miles||500 nm|| E|
|Manzini||Sat 5:08 PM||935 km||581 miles||505 nm|| SW|
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