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, October 20, 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: 32%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 20, 2012 at 12:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 55' ||South|
|Longitude: ||63° 32' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.23 meters/second, 1509.2 km/hour, 937.8 miles/hour or 814.9 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"||15.63 mi||west||0° 00' 04.1"||0.08 mi||north||15.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 55.0"||937.60 mi||west||0° 04' 11.7"||4.81 mi||north||937.82 mi|
|24 hours||13° 41' 01.3"||890.04 mi||east||2° 13' 23.9"||152.93 mi||north||909.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Sat 4:14 PM||632 km||393 miles||341 nm|| W|
|Saint-Denis||Sat 4:14 PM||850 km||528 miles||459 nm|| W|
|Antananarivo||Sat 3:14 PM||1685 km||1047 miles||910 nm|| W|
|Diego Garcia||Sat 6:14 PM||1691 km||1051 miles||913 nm|| NE|
|Victoria||Sat 4:14 PM||1906 km||1184 miles||1029 nm|| NNW|
|Moroni||Sat 3:14 PM||2348 km||1459 miles||1268 nm|| WNW|
|Amsterdam Island||Sat 5:14 PM||2402 km||1493 miles||1297 nm|| SSE|
|Male||Sat 5:14 PM||2880 km||1790 miles||1555 nm|| NNE|
|Dar es Salaam||Sat 3:14 PM||2993 km||1860 miles||1616 nm|| WNW|
|Mogadishu||Sat 3:14 PM||3139 km||1950 miles||1695 nm|| NW|
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