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 12:24:00 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: 18%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, November 17, 2012 at 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 28' ||South|
|Longitude: ||43° 25' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.88 meters/second, 1522.4 km/hour, 946.0 miles/hour or 822.0 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"||15.77 mi||west||0° 00' 06.2"||0.12 mi||north||15.77 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 50.9"||945.80 mi||west||0° 06' 20.9"||7.28 mi||north||946.12 mi|
|24 hours||13° 37' 31.8"||894.08 mi||east||3° 01' 14.7"||207.74 mi||north||925.12 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Antsirabe||Sat 3:24 PM||410 km||255 miles||221 nm|| ESE|
|Antananarivo||Sat 3:24 PM||435 km||270 miles||235 nm|| E|
|Nampula||Sat 2:24 PM||578 km||359 miles||312 nm|| NW|
|Toamasina||Sat 3:24 PM||634 km||394 miles||342 nm|| E|
|Mamoutzou||Sat 3:24 PM||659 km||409 miles||356 nm|| NNE|
|Mutsamudu||Sat 3:24 PM||706 km||439 miles||381 nm|| N|
|Moroni||Sat 3:24 PM||753 km||468 miles||407 nm|| N|
|Beira||Sat 2:24 PM||915 km||569 miles||494 nm|| W|
|Lilongwe||Sat 2:24 PM||1144 km||711 miles||618 nm|| WNW|
|Saint-Denis||Sat 4:24 PM||1289 km||801 miles||696 nm|| ESE|
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