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 11:34:00 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 11:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 25' ||South|
|Longitude: ||40° 55' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.91 meters/second, 1500.9 km/hour, 932.6 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' 22.8"||15.54 mi||west||0° 00' 03.0"||0.06 mi||north||15.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 53.3"||932.40 mi||west||0° 03' 04.6"||3.53 mi||north||932.56 mi|
|24 hours||14° 30' 20.4"||940.45 mi||east||1° 51' 46.1"||128.14 mi||north||954.59 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nampula||Fri 1:34 PM||613 km||381 miles||331 nm|| NNW|
|Beira||Fri 1:34 PM||640 km||398 miles||345 nm|| W|
|Antsirabe||Fri 2:34 PM||642 km||399 miles||346 nm|| E|
|Antananarivo||Fri 2:34 PM||711 km||442 miles||384 nm|| ENE|
|Toamasina||Fri 2:34 PM||926 km||575 miles||500 nm|| ENE|
|Mamoutzou||Fri 2:34 PM||962 km||598 miles||520 nm|| NNE|
|Mutsamudu||Fri 2:34 PM||986 km||613 miles||533 nm|| NNE|
|Moroni||Fri 2:34 PM||1002 km||623 miles||541 nm|| NNE|
|Lilongwe||Fri 1:34 PM||1042 km||647 miles||562 nm|| NW|
|Maputo||Fri 1:34 PM||1051 km||653 miles||568 nm|| SW|
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