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 Friday, November 16, 2012 at 10:46:00 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: 9%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 16, 2012 at 10:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 28' ||South|
|Longitude: ||52° 26' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.78 meters/second, 1500.4 km/hour, 932.3 miles/hour or 810.2 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' 22.7"||15.54 mi||west||0° 00' 02.9"||0.06 mi||north||15.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 50.3"||932.11 mi||west||0° 02' 57.5"||3.39 mi||north||932.26 mi|
|24 hours||14° 31' 49.7"||941.81 mi||east||1° 49' 12.3"||125.21 mi||north||955.45 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saint-Denis||Fri 2:46 PM||318 km||198 miles||172 nm|| E|
|Toamasina||Fri 1:46 PM||408 km||253 miles||220 nm|| NW|
|Port Louis||Fri 2:46 PM||530 km||330 miles||286 nm|| E|
|Antananarivo||Fri 1:46 PM||543 km||337 miles||293 nm|| WNW|
|Antsirabe||Fri 1:46 PM||568 km||353 miles||307 nm|| W|
|Moroni||Fri 1:46 PM||1377 km||855 miles||743 nm|| NW|
|Victoria||Fri 2:46 PM||1783 km||1108 miles||963 nm|| N|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 1:46 PM||2071 km||1287 miles||1118 nm|| NW|
|Lilongwe||Fri 12:46 PM||2108 km||1310 miles||1138 nm|| WNW|
|Maputo||Fri 12:46 PM||2118 km||1316 miles||1144 nm|| WSW|
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