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, October 21, 2012 at 13:06:00 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: 43%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 21, 2012 at 13:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 36' ||South|
|Longitude: ||64° 42' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.97 meters/second, 1533.5 km/hour, 952.9 miles/hour or 828.0 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' 26.8"||15.88 mi||west||0° 00' 07.0"||0.13 mi||north||15.88 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 51.7"||952.72 mi||west||0° 07' 00.6"||8.04 mi||north||953.06 mi|
|24 hours||12° 52' 27.8"||849.01 mi||east||3° 12' 53.0"||221.06 mi||north||884.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Sun 5:06 PM||810 km||503 miles||437 nm|| WSW|
|Saint-Denis||Sun 5:06 PM||1038 km||645 miles||560 nm|| WSW|
|Diego Garcia||Sun 7:06 PM||1411 km||877 miles||762 nm|| NE|
|Victoria||Sun 5:06 PM||1754 km||1090 miles||947 nm|| NW|
|Antananarivo||Sun 4:06 PM||1822 km||1132 miles||984 nm|| W|
|Moroni||Sun 4:06 PM||2393 km||1487 miles||1292 nm|| WNW|
|Amsterdam Island||Sun 6:06 PM||2567 km||1595 miles||1386 nm|| SSE|
|Male||Sun 6:06 PM||2595 km||1613 miles||1401 nm|| NNE|
|Dar es Salaam||Sun 4:06 PM||3006 km||1868 miles||1623 nm|| WNW|
|Mogadishu||Sun 4:06 PM||3038 km||1888 miles||1640 nm|| NW|
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