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 Thursday, November 15, 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 3%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 08:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 51' ||South|
|Longitude: ||66° 04' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.28 meters/second, 1495.0 km/hour, 929.0 miles/hour or 807.2 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' 21.8"||15.48 mi||west||0° 00' 01.1"||0.02 mi||south||15.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 53.3"||928.72 mi||west||0° 01' 04.7"||1.24 mi||south||928.67 mi|
|24 hours||15° 07' 28.0"||977.80 mi||east||0° 17' 41.5"||20.29 mi||north||978.96 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Thu 12:46 PM||896 km||557 miles||484 nm|| W|
|Saint-Denis||Thu 12:46 PM||1104 km||686 miles||596 nm|| W|
|Diego Garcia||Thu 2:46 PM||1644 km||1022 miles||888 nm|| NNE|
|Antananarivo||Thu 11:46 AM||1953 km||1213 miles||1054 nm|| W|
|Victoria||Thu 12:46 PM||2131 km||1324 miles||1150 nm|| NW|
|Moroni||Thu 11:46 AM||2631 km||1635 miles||1421 nm|| WNW|
|Male||Thu 1:46 PM||2885 km||1793 miles||1558 nm|| NNE|
|Port-aux-Francais||Thu 1:46 PM||3184 km||1978 miles||1719 nm|| S|
|Dar es Salaam||Thu 11:46 AM||3276 km||2035 miles||1769 nm|| WNW|
|Mogadishu||Thu 11:46 AM||3393 km||2109 miles||1832 nm|| NW|
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