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 Monday, November 19, 2012 at 14:42:00 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: 40%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, November 19, 2012 at 14:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||11° 15' ||South|
|Longitude: ||36° 26' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.58 meters/second, 1582.5 km/hour, 983.3 miles/hour or 854.5 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' 29.5"||16.39 mi||west||0° 00' 10.3"||0.20 mi||north||16.39 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 30.9"||983.26 mi||west||0° 10' 22.7"||11.89 mi||north||983.63 mi|
|24 hours||11° 50' 30.0"||803.47 mi||east||4° 19' 21.8"||297.10 mi||north||861.55 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mzuzu||Mon 4:42 PM||265 km||165 miles||143 nm|| W|
|Lilongwe||Mon 4:42 PM||419 km||260 miles||226 nm|| SW|
|Blantyre||Mon 4:42 PM||525 km||327 miles||284 nm|| SSW|
|Nampula||Mon 4:42 PM||526 km||327 miles||284 nm|| SE|
|Dodoma||Mon 5:42 PM||566 km||352 miles||306 nm|| N|
|Dar es Salaam||Mon 5:42 PM||582 km||361 miles||314 nm|| NNE|
|Zanzibar City||Mon 5:42 PM||639 km||397 miles||345 nm|| NNE|
|Moroni||Mon 5:42 PM||752 km||468 miles||406 nm|| E|
|Mombasa||Mon 5:42 PM||872 km||542 miles||471 nm|| NNE|
|Mutsamudu||Mon 5:42 PM||874 km||543 miles||472 nm|| E|
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