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 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: 28%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, November 18, 2012 at 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 27' ||South|
|Longitude: ||57° 03' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.84 meters/second, 1551.0 km/hour, 963.8 miles/hour or 837.5 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' 27.0"||16.06 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||16.06 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 08.1"||963.66 mi||west||0° 08' 42.8"||9.99 mi||north||964.04 mi|
|24 hours||12° 42' 59.8"||847.96 mi||east||3° 48' 34.8"||261.92 mi||north||894.29 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Sun 4:24 PM||524 km||326 miles||283 nm|| S|
|Saint-Denis||Sun 4:24 PM||624 km||388 miles||337 nm|| SSW|
|Toamasina||Sun 3:24 PM||867 km||539 miles||468 nm|| WSW|
|Antananarivo||Sun 3:24 PM||1083 km||673 miles||585 nm|| WSW|
|Victoria||Sun 4:24 PM||1211 km||752 miles||654 nm|| N|
|Moroni||Sun 3:24 PM||1543 km||959 miles||833 nm|| WNW|
|Diego Garcia||Sun 6:24 PM||1901 km||1182 miles||1027 nm|| ENE|
|Dar es Salaam||Sun 3:24 PM||2160 km||1342 miles||1166 nm|| WNW|
|Mogadishu||Sun 3:24 PM||2325 km||1445 miles||1255 nm|| NW|
|Lilongwe||Sun 2:24 PM||2510 km||1560 miles||1355 nm|| W|
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