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 15:22:00 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 15:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 48' ||South|
|Longitude: ||38° 36' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.93 meters/second, 1605.3 km/hour, 997.5 miles/hour or 866.8 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' 31.3"||16.62 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||north||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 18.4"||997.49 mi||west||0° 11' 10.5"||12.80 mi||north||997.77 mi|
|24 hours||11° 13' 39.5"||771.23 mi||east||4° 31' 28.7"||310.92 mi||north||834.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Dar es Salaam||Tue 6:22 PM||76 km||48 miles||41 nm|| E|
|Zanzibar City||Tue 6:22 PM||97 km||60 miles||52 nm|| NE|
|Dodoma||Tue 6:22 PM||323 km||201 miles||174 nm|| WNW|
|Mombasa||Tue 6:22 PM||326 km||203 miles||176 nm|| NNE|
|Arusha||Tue 6:22 PM||434 km||270 miles||234 nm|| NNW|
|Mbeya||Tue 6:22 PM||613 km||381 miles||331 nm|| WSW|
|Karonga||Tue 5:22 PM||620 km||385 miles||335 nm|| SW|
|Nairobi||Tue 6:22 PM||641 km||398 miles||346 nm|| NNW|
|Garissa||Tue 6:22 PM||711 km||442 miles||384 nm|| N|
|Moroni||Tue 6:22 PM||747 km||464 miles||404 nm|| SE|
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