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 11:34:00 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: 18%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 11:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 34' ||South|
|Longitude: ||55° 26' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.63 meters/second, 1521.5 km/hour, 945.4 miles/hour or 821.5 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"||15.76 mi||west||0° 00' 06.1"||0.12 mi||north||15.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 46.3"||945.24 mi||west||0° 06' 15.1"||7.17 mi||north||945.55 mi|
|24 hours||13° 39' 25.8"||895.70 mi||east||2° 59' 14.9"||205.46 mi||north||926.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saint-Denis||Sat 3:34 PM||257 km||159 miles||139 nm|| S|
|Port Louis||Sat 3:34 PM||281 km||174 miles||152 nm|| SE|
|Toamasina||Sat 2:34 PM||638 km||397 miles||345 nm|| W|
|Antananarivo||Sat 2:34 PM||835 km||519 miles||451 nm|| W|
|Antsirabe||Sat 2:34 PM||895 km||556 miles||483 nm|| W|
|Moroni||Sat 2:34 PM||1508 km||937 miles||814 nm|| WNW|
|Victoria||Sat 3:34 PM||1542 km||958 miles||833 nm|| N|
|Dar es Salaam||Sat 2:34 PM||2179 km||1354 miles||1177 nm|| NW|
|Diego Garcia||Sat 5:34 PM||2220 km||1379 miles||1198 nm|| ENE|
|Lilongwe||Sat 1:34 PM||2368 km||1471 miles||1278 nm|| W|
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