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 Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 11:56:00 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: 28%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 11:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 31' ||South|
|Longitude: ||63° 47' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.68 meters/second, 1550.5 km/hour, 963.4 miles/hour or 837.2 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' 27.0"||16.06 mi||west||0° 00' 08.5"||0.16 mi||north||16.06 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 05.5"||963.29 mi||west||0° 08' 40.5"||9.94 mi||north||963.68 mi|
|24 hours||12° 44' 01.2"||848.82 mi||east||3° 47' 50.6"||261.07 mi||north||894.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Sun 3:56 PM||842 km||523 miles||455 nm|| SW|
|Saint-Denis||Sun 3:56 PM||1062 km||660 miles||574 nm|| SW|
|Diego Garcia||Sun 5:56 PM||1306 km||811 miles||705 nm|| NE|
|Victoria||Sun 3:56 PM||1512 km||939 miles||816 nm|| NW|
|Antananarivo||Sun 2:56 PM||1770 km||1100 miles||956 nm|| WSW|
|Moroni||Sun 2:56 PM||2255 km||1401 miles||1218 nm|| W|
|Male||Sun 4:56 PM||2427 km||1508 miles||1311 nm|| NNE|
|Mogadishu||Sun 2:56 PM||2810 km||1746 miles||1517 nm|| NW|
|Amsterdam Island||Sun 4:56 PM||2817 km||1750 miles||1521 nm|| SSE|
|Dar es Salaam||Sun 2:56 PM||2840 km||1765 miles||1534 nm|| WNW|
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