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 Tuesday, November 20, 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: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 14:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 55' ||South|
|Longitude: ||48° 17' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.79 meters/second, 1604.8 km/hour, 997.2 miles/hour or 866.5 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' 31.1"||16.62 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||north||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 15.8"||997.19 mi||west||0° 11' 09.6"||12.78 mi||north||997.46 mi|
|24 hours||11° 14' 28.6"||771.97 mi||east||4° 31' 20.0"||310.76 mi||north||834.85 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mutsamudu||Tue 5:42 PM||719 km||447 miles||388 nm|| SW|
|Mamoutzou||Tue 5:42 PM||729 km||453 miles||394 nm|| SSW|
|Moroni||Tue 5:42 PM||756 km||470 miles||408 nm|| SW|
|Victoria||Tue 6:42 PM||835 km||519 miles||451 nm|| ENE|
|Dar es Salaam||Tue 5:42 PM||994 km||617 miles||536 nm|| W|
|Mombasa||Tue 5:42 PM||1005 km||624 miles||542 nm|| WNW|
|Zanzibar City||Tue 5:42 PM||1008 km||626 miles||544 nm|| W|
|Mogadishu||Tue 5:42 PM||1044 km||649 miles||564 nm|| NNW|
|Antananarivo||Tue 5:42 PM||1329 km||826 miles||718 nm|| S|
|Dodoma||Tue 5:42 PM||1389 km||863 miles||750 nm|| W|
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