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 Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 08:46:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, November 14, 2012 at 08:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 38' ||South|
|Longitude: ||50° 51' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.75 meters/second, 1507.5 km/hour, 936.7 miles/hour or 814.0 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' 22.3"||15.61 mi||west||0° 00' 04.9"||0.09 mi||south||15.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 16.6"||936.47 mi||west||0° 04' 49.8"||5.54 mi||south||936.25 mi|
|24 hours||15° 12' 13.8"||990.68 mi||east||1° 13' 19.7"||84.08 mi||south||990.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Toamasina||Wed 11:46 AM||224 km||139 miles||121 nm|| NW|
|Antananarivo||Wed 11:46 AM||360 km||224 miles||194 nm|| WNW|
|Antsirabe||Wed 11:46 AM||402 km||250 miles||217 nm|| W|
|Fianarantsoa||Wed 11:46 AM||442 km||275 miles||239 nm|| WSW|
|Saint-Denis||Wed 12:46 PM||500 km||310 miles||270 nm|| ESE|
|Mahajanga||Wed 11:46 AM||647 km||402 miles||350 nm|| NW|
|Port Louis||Wed 12:46 PM||698 km||434 miles||377 nm|| E|
|Mamoutzou||Wed 11:46 AM||967 km||601 miles||522 nm|| NW|
|Moroni||Wed 11:46 AM||1195 km||743 miles||645 nm|| NW|
|Victoria||Wed 12:46 PM||1733 km||1077 miles||936 nm|| NNE|
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