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 13:24:00 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 13:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 50' ||South|
|Longitude: ||46° 43' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.49 meters/second, 1510.2 km/hour, 938.4 miles/hour or 815.4 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' 25.0"||15.64 mi||west||0° 00' 04.2"||0.08 mi||north||15.64 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 59.9"||938.17 mi||west||0° 04' 20.6"||4.98 mi||north||938.40 mi|
|24 hours||13° 38' 50.0"||888.13 mi||east||2° 16' 35.0"||156.58 mi||north||907.83 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Antsirabe||Sat 4:24 PM||33 km||21 miles||18 nm|| E|
|Antananarivo||Sat 4:24 PM||132 km||82 miles||71 nm|| NE|
|Toamasina||Sat 4:24 PM||339 km||211 miles||183 nm|| ENE|
|Mamoutzou||Sat 4:24 PM||797 km||495 miles||430 nm|| NNW|
|Mutsamudu||Sat 4:24 PM||885 km||550 miles||478 nm|| NNW|
|Saint-Denis||Sat 5:24 PM||919 km||571 miles||496 nm|| E|
|Nampula||Sat 3:24 PM||949 km||589 miles||512 nm|| WNW|
|Moroni||Sat 4:24 PM||975 km||606 miles||526 nm|| NNW|
|Port Louis||Sat 5:24 PM||1128 km||701 miles||609 nm|| E|
|Lilongwe||Sat 3:24 PM||1523 km||946 miles||822 nm|| WNW|
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