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 12:14:00 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 12:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 29' ||South|
|Longitude: ||45° 49' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.83 meters/second, 1522.2 km/hour, 945.8 miles/hour or 821.9 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' 24.7"||15.76 mi||west||0° 00' 06.2"||0.12 mi||north||15.77 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 50.1"||945.69 mi||west||0° 06' 19.7"||7.26 mi||north||946.00 mi|
|24 hours||13° 37' 54.6"||894.40 mi||east||3° 00' 50.9"||207.29 mi||north||925.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Antananarivo||Sat 3:14 PM||185 km||115 miles||100 nm|| ESE|
|Antsirabe||Sat 3:14 PM||199 km||123 miles||107 nm|| SE|
|Mahajanga||Sat 3:14 PM||310 km||193 miles||168 nm|| N|
|Fianarantsoa||Sat 3:14 PM||354 km||220 miles||191 nm|| SSE|
|Toamasina||Sat 3:14 PM||381 km||236 miles||205 nm|| E|
|Toliara||Sat 3:14 PM||583 km||362 miles||315 nm|| SSW|
|Mamoutzou||Sat 3:14 PM||635 km||394 miles||343 nm|| N|
|Mutsamudu||Sat 3:14 PM||716 km||445 miles||387 nm|| NNW|
|Nampula||Sat 2:14 PM||793 km||492 miles||428 nm|| WNW|
|Moroni||Sat 3:14 PM||801 km||498 miles||433 nm|| NNW|
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