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 12:44:00 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 12:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 26' ||South|
|Longitude: ||38° 37' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.98 meters/second, 1522.7 km/hour, 946.2 miles/hour or 822.2 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' 52.8"||946.03 mi||west||0° 06' 23.2"||7.32 mi||north||946.35 mi|
|24 hours||13° 36' 46.0"||893.43 mi||east||3° 02' 02.3"||208.65 mi||north||924.70 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nampula||Sat 2:44 PM||374 km||232 miles||202 nm|| N|
|Beira||Sat 2:44 PM||426 km||265 miles||230 nm|| WSW|
|Blantyre||Sat 2:44 PM||483 km||300 miles||261 nm|| NW|
|Mutare||Sat 2:44 PM||631 km||392 miles||341 nm|| W|
|Lilongwe||Sat 2:44 PM||714 km||444 miles||386 nm|| NW|
|Harare||Sat 2:44 PM||803 km||499 miles||434 nm|| W|
|Antsirabe||Sat 3:44 PM||899 km||559 miles||486 nm|| ESE|
|Moroni||Sat 3:44 PM||904 km||562 miles||488 nm|| NE|
|Mutsamudu||Sat 3:44 PM||931 km||579 miles||503 nm|| NE|
|Antananarivo||Sat 3:44 PM||941 km||584 miles||508 nm|| E|
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