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 14:52:00 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 14:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 54' ||South|
|Longitude: ||45° 51' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.82 meters/second, 1605.0 km/hour, 997.3 miles/hour or 866.6 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' 16.5"||997.26 mi||west||0° 11' 09.9"||12.79 mi||north||997.54 mi|
|24 hours||11° 14' 16.3"||771.79 mi||east||4° 31' 22.3"||310.80 mi||north||834.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Moroni||Tue 5:52 PM||597 km||371 miles||322 nm|| SSW|
|Mutsamudu||Tue 5:52 PM||604 km||376 miles||326 nm|| SSW|
|Mamoutzou||Tue 5:52 PM||655 km||407 miles||354 nm|| S|
|Dar es Salaam||Tue 5:52 PM||726 km||451 miles||392 nm|| W|
|Zanzibar City||Tue 5:52 PM||741 km||461 miles||400 nm|| W|
|Mombasa||Tue 5:52 PM||754 km||468 miles||407 nm|| WNW|
|Kismayo||Tue 5:52 PM||811 km||504 miles||438 nm|| NNW|
|Mogadishu||Tue 5:52 PM||990 km||615 miles||534 nm|| N|
|Garissa||Tue 5:52 PM||992 km||616 miles||535 nm|| NW|
|Victoria||Tue 6:52 PM||1092 km||679 miles||590 nm|| ENE|
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