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 Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 11:20:00 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: 18%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 11:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 35' ||South|
|Longitude: ||58° 47' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.56 meters/second, 1521.2 km/hour, 945.2 miles/hour or 821.4 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' 24.6"||15.75 mi||west||0° 00' 06.1"||0.12 mi||north||15.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 45.1"||945.08 mi||west||0° 06' 13.4"||7.14 mi||north||945.40 mi|
|24 hours||13° 39' 57.7"||896.16 mi||east||2° 58' 41.2"||204.81 mi||north||926.46 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Sat 3:20 PM||222 km||138 miles||120 nm|| SW|
|Saint-Denis||Sat 3:20 PM||433 km||269 miles||234 nm|| SW|
|Toamasina||Sat 2:20 PM||993 km||617 miles||536 nm|| W|
|Antananarivo||Sat 2:20 PM||1189 km||739 miles||642 nm|| W|
|Victoria||Sat 3:20 PM||1587 km||986 miles||857 nm|| NNW|
|Moroni||Sat 2:20 PM||1830 km||1137 miles||988 nm|| WNW|
|Diego Garcia||Sat 5:20 PM||1930 km||1199 miles||1042 nm|| NE|
|Dar es Salaam||Sat 2:20 PM||2482 km||1542 miles||1340 nm|| WNW|
|Mogadishu||Sat 2:20 PM||2716 km||1688 miles||1466 nm|| NW|
|Lilongwe||Sat 1:20 PM||2719 km||1690 miles||1468 nm|| W|
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