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 11:24:00 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: 10%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, November 16, 2012 at 11:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 26' ||South|
|Longitude: ||43° 19' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.88 meters/second, 1500.8 km/hour, 932.5 miles/hour or 810.4 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' 03.0"||0.06 mi||north||15.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 52.6"||932.34 mi||west||0° 03' 03.0"||3.50 mi||north||932.50 mi|
|24 hours||14° 30' 39.1"||940.73 mi||east||1° 51' 14.1"||127.53 mi||north||954.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Toliara||Fri 2:24 PM||326 km||202 miles||176 nm|| S|
|Antsirabe||Fri 2:24 PM||393 km||244 miles||212 nm|| E|
|Fianarantsoa||Fri 2:24 PM||408 km||253 miles||220 nm|| ESE|
|Antananarivo||Fri 2:24 PM||471 km||293 miles||254 nm|| ENE|
|Mahajanga||Fri 2:24 PM||609 km||379 miles||329 nm|| NNE|
|Toamasina||Fri 2:24 PM||687 km||427 miles||371 nm|| ENE|
|Nampula||Fri 1:24 PM||729 km||453 miles||393 nm|| NW|
|Mamoutzou||Fri 2:24 PM||870 km||541 miles||470 nm|| NNE|
|Beira||Fri 1:24 PM||889 km||553 miles||480 nm|| W|
|Mutsamudu||Fri 2:24 PM||922 km||573 miles||498 nm|| N|
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