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 15:42:00 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: 51%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, November 20, 2012 at 15:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 44' ||South|
|Longitude: ||33° 45' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.99 meters/second, 1605.6 km/hour, 997.7 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' 19.5"||997.65 mi||west||0° 11' 10.9"||12.81 mi||north||997.92 mi|
|24 hours||11° 13' 15.1"||770.87 mi||east||4° 31' 32.8"||311.00 mi||north||833.82 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Dodoma||Tue 6:42 PM||229 km||142 miles||123 nm|| ENE|
|Mwanza||Tue 6:42 PM||476 km||296 miles||257 nm|| NNW|
|Arusha||Tue 6:42 PM||493 km||306 miles||266 nm|| NE|
|Mzuzu||Tue 5:42 PM||523 km||325 miles||282 nm|| S|
|Gitega||Tue 5:42 PM||560 km||348 miles||302 nm|| NW|
|Muyinga||Tue 5:42 PM||573 km||356 miles||310 nm|| NW|
|Zanzibar City||Tue 6:42 PM||605 km||376 miles||327 nm|| E|
|Dar es Salaam||Tue 6:42 PM||612 km||380 miles||330 nm|| E|
|Bujumbura||Tue 5:42 PM||614 km||382 miles||332 nm|| NW|
|Butare||Tue 5:42 PM||638 km||397 miles||345 nm|| NW|
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