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, October 19, 2012 at 12:14:00 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: 22%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, October 19, 2012 at 12:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 56' ||South|
|Longitude: ||49° 12' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.86 meters/second, 1497.1 km/hour, 930.3 miles/hour or 808.4 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' 23.4"||15.51 mi||west||0° 00' 00.8"||0.02 mi||north||15.51 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 33.0"||930.03 mi||west||0° 00' 53.5"||1.02 mi||north||930.07 mi|
|24 hours||14° 20' 29.4"||926.73 mi||east||1° 00' 19.4"||69.17 mi||north||932.36 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Antsirabe||Fri 3:14 PM||254 km||158 miles||137 nm|| WNW|
|Antananarivo||Fri 3:14 PM||283 km||176 miles||153 nm|| NW|
|Toamasina||Fri 3:14 PM||308 km||191 miles||166 nm|| N|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 4:14 PM||651 km||405 miles||352 nm|| E|
|Port Louis||Fri 4:14 PM||870 km||541 miles||470 nm|| E|
|Mamoutzou||Fri 3:14 PM||995 km||618 miles||537 nm|| NNW|
|Moroni||Fri 3:14 PM||1201 km||746 miles||649 nm|| NNW|
|Maputo||Fri 2:14 PM||1785 km||1109 miles||964 nm|| WSW|
|Lilongwe||Fri 2:14 PM||1808 km||1123 miles||976 nm|| WNW|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 3:14 PM||1891 km||1175 miles||1021 nm|| NW|
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