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 08:52:00 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 08:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 51' ||South|
|Longitude: ||64° 37' ||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' 01.0"||0.02 mi||south||15.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 53.3"||928.71 mi||west||0° 01' 03.7"||1.22 mi||south||928.66 mi|
|24 hours||15° 07' 23.2"||977.70 mi||east||0° 18' 03.9"||20.72 mi||north||978.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Thu 12:52 PM||747 km||464 miles||404 nm|| W|
|Saint-Denis||Thu 12:52 PM||955 km||593 miles||515 nm|| W|
|Diego Garcia||Thu 2:52 PM||1715 km||1066 miles||926 nm|| NNE|
|Antananarivo||Thu 11:52 AM||1803 km||1121 miles||974 nm|| W|
|Victoria||Thu 12:52 PM||2051 km||1275 miles||1108 nm|| NNW|
|Moroni||Thu 11:52 AM||2490 km||1547 miles||1345 nm|| WNW|
|Male||Thu 1:52 PM||2933 km||1823 miles||1584 nm|| NNE|
|Dar es Salaam||Thu 11:52 AM||3140 km||1951 miles||1696 nm|| WNW|
|Port-aux-Francais||Thu 1:52 PM||3201 km||1989 miles||1728 nm|| S|
|Mogadishu||Thu 11:52 AM||3291 km||2045 miles||1777 nm|| NW|
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