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 09:42:00 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 09:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 52' ||South|
|Longitude: ||52° 39' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.24 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' 53.9"||928.63 mi||west||0° 00' 55.8"||1.07 mi||south||928.58 mi|
|24 hours||15° 06' 41.7"||976.86 mi||east||0° 21' 11.2"||24.29 mi||north||978.30 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saint-Denis||Thu 1:42 PM||291 km||181 miles||157 nm|| E|
|Toamasina||Thu 12:42 PM||455 km||282 miles||245 nm|| NW|
|Port Louis||Thu 1:42 PM||511 km||317 miles||276 nm|| E|
|Antananarivo||Thu 12:42 PM||580 km||360 miles||313 nm|| WNW|
|Fianarantsoa||Thu 12:42 PM||582 km||362 miles||314 nm|| W|
|Antsirabe||Thu 12:42 PM||597 km||371 miles||323 nm|| W|
|Moroni||Thu 12:42 PM||1425 km||885 miles||769 nm|| NW|
|Victoria||Thu 1:42 PM||1822 km||1132 miles||984 nm|| N|
|Dar es Salaam||Thu 12:42 PM||2119 km||1317 miles||1144 nm|| NW|
|Maputo||Thu 11:42 AM||2125 km||1321 miles||1147 nm|| WSW|
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