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 10:06:00 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 10:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 52' ||South|
|Longitude: ||46° 54' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.23 meters/second, 1494.8 km/hour, 928.8 miles/hour or 807.1 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' 00.9"||0.02 mi||south||15.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 54.0"||928.59 mi||west||0° 00' 52.0"||0.99 mi||south||928.55 mi|
|24 hours||15° 06' 20.9"||976.44 mi||east||0° 22' 40.9"||26.01 mi||north||978.01 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fianarantsoa||Thu 1:06 PM||67 km||42 miles||36 nm|| SSE|
|Antsirabe||Thu 1:06 PM||112 km||70 miles||60 nm|| N|
|Antananarivo||Thu 1:06 PM||226 km||140 miles||122 nm|| NNE|
|Toamasina||Thu 1:06 PM||399 km||248 miles||215 nm|| NE|
|Toliara||Thu 1:06 PM||433 km||269 miles||234 nm|| SW|
|Mahajanga||Thu 1:06 PM||573 km||356 miles||309 nm|| N|
|Saint-Denis||Thu 2:06 PM||889 km||552 miles||480 nm|| E|
|Mamoutzou||Thu 1:06 PM||913 km||567 miles||493 nm|| NNW|
|Mutsamudu||Thu 1:06 PM||1000 km||621 miles||540 nm|| NNW|
|Moroni||Thu 1:06 PM||1088 km||676 miles||588 nm|| NNW|
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