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 Wednesday, November 21, 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: 61%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at 14:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 24' ||South|
|Longitude: ||59° 31' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.29 meters/second, 1617.4 km/hour, 1005.0 miles/hour or 873.3 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' 32.4"||16.75 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.75 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 29.2"||1005.03 mi||west||0° 11' 22.4"||13.03 mi||north||1005.18 mi|
|24 hours||10° 51' 18.8"||750.26 mi||east||4° 30' 53.2"||310.22 mi||north||812.29 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Wed 6:42 PM||514 km||319 miles||278 nm|| WSW|
|Diego Garcia||Wed 8:42 PM||1531 km||951 miles||827 nm|| ESE|
|Mogadishu||Wed 5:42 PM||1653 km||1027 miles||892 nm|| WNW|
|Male||Wed 7:42 PM||1718 km||1068 miles||928 nm|| ENE|
|Port Louis||Wed 6:42 PM||1977 km||1229 miles||1068 nm|| S|
|Moroni||Wed 5:42 PM||2061 km||1280 miles||1113 nm|| WSW|
|Saint-Denis||Wed 6:42 PM||2091 km||1299 miles||1129 nm|| SSW|
|Antananarivo||Wed 5:42 PM||2247 km||1396 miles||1213 nm|| SW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Wed 8:12 PM||2280 km||1417 miles||1231 nm|| ENE|
|Dar es Salaam||Wed 5:42 PM||2297 km||1427 miles||1240 nm|| WSW|
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