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 Monday, December 10, 2012 at 05:36:00 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: 14%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, December 10, 2012 at 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||14° 53' ||South|
|Longitude: ||48° 08' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.35 meters/second, 1552.9 km/hour, 964.9 miles/hour or 838.5 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' 25.7"||16.08 mi||west||0° 00' 09.3"||0.18 mi||south||16.08 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 45.2"||964.68 mi||west||0° 09' 21.8"||10.73 mi||south||964.39 mi|
|24 hours||14° 07' 27.2"||944.30 mi||east||3° 17' 11.6"||226.01 mi||south||963.44 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Toamasina||Mon 8:36 AM||386 km||240 miles||208 nm|| SSE|
|Mamoutzou||Mon 8:36 AM||391 km||243 miles||211 nm|| NW|
|Antananarivo||Mon 8:36 AM||451 km||280 miles||243 nm|| S|
|Mutsamudu||Mon 8:36 AM||504 km||313 miles||272 nm|| NW|
|Antsirabe||Mon 8:36 AM||563 km||350 miles||304 nm|| SSW|
|Moroni||Mon 8:36 AM||632 km||393 miles||341 nm|| NW|
|Nampula||Mon 7:36 AM||955 km||593 miles||515 nm|| W|
|Saint-Denis||Mon 9:36 AM||1020 km||634 miles||551 nm|| SE|
|Port Louis||Mon 9:36 AM||1152 km||716 miles||622 nm|| ESE|
|Dar es Salaam||Mon 8:36 AM||1316 km||817 miles||710 nm|| NW|
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