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 06:36:00 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: 6%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, December 11, 2012 at 06:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 17' ||South|
|Longitude: ||47° 52' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.72 meters/second, 1521.8 km/hour, 945.6 miles/hour or 821.7 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' 23.4"||15.76 mi||west||0° 00' 06.6"||0.13 mi||south||15.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 30.3"||945.33 mi||west||0° 06' 41.0"||7.66 mi||south||945.06 mi|
|24 hours||14° 55' 17.9"||980.12 mi||east||2° 02' 41.6"||140.66 mi||south||984.22 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Antananarivo||Tue 9:36 AM||79 km||49 miles||42 nm|| SSW|
|Toamasina||Tue 9:36 AM||163 km||102 miles||88 nm|| E|
|Antsirabe||Tue 9:36 AM||195 km||121 miles||106 nm|| SSW|
|Mahajanga||Tue 9:36 AM||329 km||204 miles||177 nm|| NNW|
|Fianarantsoa||Tue 9:36 AM||360 km||224 miles||194 nm|| SSW|
|Mamoutzou||Tue 9:36 AM||671 km||417 miles||363 nm|| NNW|
|Antsiranana||Tue 9:36 AM||682 km||424 miles||369 nm|| NNE|
|Mutsamudu||Tue 9:36 AM||773 km||480 miles||417 nm|| NNW|
|Saint-Denis||Tue 10:36 AM||846 km||526 miles||457 nm|| ESE|
|Moroni||Tue 9:36 AM||881 km||547 miles||476 nm|| NW|
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