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 12:34:00 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 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 55' ||South|
|Longitude: ||44° 24' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.88 meters/second, 1497.2 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' 00.9"||0.02 mi||north||15.51 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 33.8"||930.07 mi||west||0° 00' 56.5"||1.08 mi||north||930.12 mi|
|24 hours||14° 20' 02.3"||926.28 mi||east||1° 01' 25.7"||70.43 mi||north||932.05 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Toliara||Fri 3:34 PM||280 km||174 miles||151 nm|| SSW|
|Fianarantsoa||Fri 3:34 PM||285 km||177 miles||154 nm|| ESE|
|Antsirabe||Fri 3:34 PM||299 km||186 miles||161 nm|| ENE|
|Antananarivo||Fri 3:34 PM||395 km||245 miles||213 nm|| NE|
|Toamasina||Fri 3:34 PM||608 km||378 miles||328 nm|| ENE|
|Mahajanga||Fri 3:34 PM||610 km||379 miles||329 nm|| NNE|
|Nampula||Fri 2:34 PM||842 km||523 miles||454 nm|| NW|
|Mamoutzou||Fri 3:34 PM||905 km||562 miles||489 nm|| N|
|Mutsamudu||Fri 3:34 PM||969 km||602 miles||523 nm|| N|
|Beira||Fri 2:34 PM||1005 km||625 miles||543 nm|| W|
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