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 15:32:00 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: 51%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 15:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 46' ||South|
|Longitude: ||36° 10' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.96 meters/second, 1605.5 km/hour, 997.6 miles/hour or 866.9 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"||16.63 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||north||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 19.0"||997.57 mi||west||0° 11' 10.7"||12.80 mi||north||997.84 mi|
|24 hours||11° 13' 27.3"||771.05 mi||east||4° 31' 30.7"||310.96 mi||north||833.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Dodoma||Tue 6:32 PM||82 km||51 miles||44 nm|| NW|
|Zanzibar City||Tue 6:32 PM||341 km||212 miles||184 nm|| ENE|
|Dar es Salaam||Tue 6:32 PM||344 km||214 miles||186 nm|| E|
|Arusha||Tue 6:32 PM||379 km||235 miles||205 nm|| N|
|Mombasa||Tue 6:32 PM||490 km||305 miles||265 nm|| NE|
|Mzuzu||Tue 5:32 PM||570 km||354 miles||308 nm|| SSW|
|Mwanza||Tue 6:32 PM||594 km||369 miles||321 nm|| NW|
|Nairobi||Tue 6:32 PM||611 km||380 miles||330 nm|| N|
|Nakuru||Tue 6:32 PM||715 km||444 miles||386 nm|| N|
|Muyinga||Tue 5:32 PM||779 km||484 miles||421 nm|| WNW|
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