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 Sunday, September 23, 2012 at 14:58:00 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: 59%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, September 23, 2012 at 14:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 26' ||South|
|Longitude: ||54° 25' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.13 meters/second, 1516.1 km/hour, 942.0 miles/hour or 818.6 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' 26.1"||15.70 mi||west||0° 00' 05.1"||0.10 mi||north||15.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 11.3"||941.83 mi||west||0° 05' 09.6"||5.92 mi||north||942.10 mi|
|24 hours||13° 13' 28.4"||862.81 mi||east||2° 33' 52.9"||176.40 mi||north||887.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saint-Denis||Sun 6:58 PM||193 km||120 miles||104 nm|| SSE|
|Saint-Pierre||Sun 6:58 PM||238 km||148 miles||129 nm|| SSE|
|Port Louis||Sun 6:58 PM||332 km||206 miles||179 nm|| ESE|
|Toamasina||Sun 5:58 PM||548 km||340 miles||296 nm|| WNW|
|Antananarivo||Sun 5:58 PM||728 km||453 miles||393 nm|| W|
|Antsirabe||Sun 5:58 PM||776 km||482 miles||419 nm|| W|
|Moroni||Sun 5:58 PM||1468 km||912 miles||793 nm|| NW|
|Victoria||Sun 6:58 PM||1642 km||1020 miles||887 nm|| N|
|Dar es Salaam||Sun 5:58 PM||2151 km||1337 miles||1161 nm|| NW|
|Lilongwe||Sun 4:58 PM||2281 km||1417 miles||1232 nm|| WNW|
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