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 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: 61%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at 15:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 15' ||South|
|Longitude: ||47° 24' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.35 meters/second, 1617.7 km/hour, 1005.2 miles/hour or 873.5 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' 31.2"||1005.18 mi||west||0° 11' 22.3"||13.02 mi||north||1005.33 mi|
|24 hours||10° 50' 44.2"||749.68 mi||east||4° 30' 40.6"||309.98 mi||north||811.59 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mogadishu||Wed 6:32 PM||526 km||327 miles||284 nm|| NNW|
|Kismayo||Wed 6:32 PM||579 km||360 miles||313 nm|| WNW|
|Mombasa||Wed 6:32 PM||882 km||548 miles||476 nm|| WSW|
|Garissa||Wed 6:32 PM||886 km||550 miles||478 nm|| WNW|
|Victoria||Wed 7:32 PM||933 km||580 miles||504 nm|| ESE|
|Galkayo||Wed 6:32 PM||997 km||619 miles||538 nm|| N|
|Zanzibar City||Wed 6:32 PM||1009 km||627 miles||545 nm|| WSW|
|Dar es Salaam||Wed 6:32 PM||1032 km||642 miles||557 nm|| WSW|
|Moroni||Wed 6:32 PM||1135 km||705 miles||613 nm|| SSW|
|Nairobi||Wed 6:32 PM||1182 km||735 miles||638 nm|| W|
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