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, December 11, 2012 at 05:26:00 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: 7%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 05:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 09' ||South|
|Longitude: ||64° 39' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.08 meters/second, 1523.1 km/hour, 946.4 miles/hour or 822.4 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' 23.6"||15.77 mi||west||0° 00' 06.8"||0.13 mi||south||15.77 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 35.9"||946.16 mi||west||0° 06' 49.8"||7.83 mi||south||945.88 mi|
|24 hours||14° 53' 28.2"||978.87 mi||east||2° 06' 37.4"||145.17 mi||south||983.49 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Tue 9:26 AM||785 km||488 miles||424 nm|| WSW|
|Saint-Denis||Tue 9:26 AM||1012 km||629 miles||546 nm|| WSW|
|Diego Garcia||Tue 11:26 AM||1463 km||909 miles||790 nm|| NE|
|Victoria||Tue 9:26 AM||1802 km||1119 miles||973 nm|| NW|
|Antananarivo||Tue 8:26 AM||1811 km||1125 miles||978 nm|| W|
|Moroni||Tue 8:26 AM||2404 km||1493 miles||1298 nm|| WNW|
|Amsterdam Island||Tue 10:26 AM||2514 km||1562 miles||1358 nm|| SSE|
|Male||Tue 10:26 AM||2654 km||1649 miles||1433 nm|| NNE|
|Dar es Salaam||Tue 8:26 AM||3024 km||1879 miles||1633 nm|| WNW|
|Mogadishu||Tue 8:26 AM||3078 km||1913 miles||1662 nm|| NW|
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