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 10:08:00 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 10:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 52' ||South|
|Longitude: ||46° 26' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.22 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' 54.1"||928.59 mi||west||0° 00' 51.7"||0.99 mi||south||928.55 mi|
|24 hours||15° 06' 19.2"||976.41 mi||east||0° 22' 48.3"||26.15 mi||north||977.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fianarantsoa||Thu 1:08 PM||94 km||58 miles||51 nm|| SE|
|Antsirabe||Thu 1:08 PM||128 km||79 miles||69 nm|| NNE|
|Antananarivo||Thu 1:08 PM||245 km||152 miles||132 nm|| NNE|
|Toliara||Thu 1:08 PM||396 km||246 miles||214 nm|| SW|
|Toamasina||Thu 1:08 PM||434 km||269 miles||234 nm|| NE|
|Mahajanga||Thu 1:08 PM||570 km||354 miles||308 nm|| N|
|Mamoutzou||Thu 1:08 PM||904 km||562 miles||488 nm|| N|
|Saint-Denis||Thu 2:08 PM||939 km||583 miles||507 nm|| E|
|Mutsamudu||Thu 1:08 PM||988 km||614 miles||533 nm|| NNW|
|Nampula||Thu 12:08 PM||991 km||616 miles||535 nm|| NW|
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