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 09:36:00 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 09:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 52' ||South|
|Longitude: ||54° 05' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.25 meters/second, 1494.9 km/hour, 928.9 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' 53.8"||928.64 mi||west||0° 00' 56.8"||1.09 mi||south||928.59 mi|
|24 hours||15° 06' 46.7"||976.96 mi||east||0° 20' 48.7"||23.86 mi||north||978.37 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saint-Denis||Thu 1:36 PM||142 km||88 miles||76 nm|| E|
|Saint-Pierre||Thu 1:36 PM||153 km||95 miles||83 nm|| ESE|
|Port Louis||Thu 1:36 PM||364 km||226 miles||196 nm|| ENE|
|Toamasina||Thu 12:36 PM||576 km||358 miles||311 nm|| WNW|
|Antananarivo||Thu 12:36 PM||721 km||448 miles||389 nm|| WNW|
|Antsirabe||Thu 12:36 PM||745 km||463 miles||402 nm|| W|
|Moroni||Thu 12:36 PM||1536 km||954 miles||829 nm|| NW|
|Victoria||Thu 1:36 PM||1803 km||1120 miles||973 nm|| N|
|Dar es Salaam||Thu 12:36 PM||2227 km||1384 miles||1203 nm|| NW|
|Maputo||Thu 11:36 AM||2267 km||1408 miles||1224 nm|| WSW|
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