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 10:36:00 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: 4%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 10:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 53' ||South|
|Longitude: ||39° 44' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.21 meters/second, 1494.7 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' 54.5"||928.55 mi||west||0° 00' 47.1"||0.90 mi||south||928.51 mi|
|24 hours||15° 05' 54.4"||975.92 mi||east||0° 24' 32.7"||28.15 mi||north||977.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Beira||Thu 12:36 PM||523 km||325 miles||283 nm|| WNW|
|Nampula||Thu 12:36 PM||640 km||397 miles||345 nm|| N|
|Antsirabe||Thu 1:36 PM||771 km||479 miles||416 nm|| E|
|Antananarivo||Thu 1:36 PM||844 km||525 miles||456 nm|| ENE|
|Maputo||Thu 12:36 PM||922 km||573 miles||498 nm|| SW|
|Harare||Thu 12:36 PM||972 km||604 miles||525 nm|| WNW|
|Lilongwe||Thu 12:36 PM||990 km||615 miles||535 nm|| NW|
|Mbabane||Thu 12:36 PM||1063 km||661 miles||574 nm|| SW|
|Moroni||Thu 1:36 PM||1089 km||677 miles||588 nm|| NNE|
|Pretoria||Thu 12:36 PM||1297 km||806 miles||700 nm|| WSW|
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