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 Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 08:52:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 08:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 54' ||South|
|Longitude: ||45° 34' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.02 meters/second, 1494.1 km/hour, 928.4 miles/hour or 806.7 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' 21.6"||15.47 mi||west||0° 00' 00.8"||0.02 mi||north||15.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 37.0"||928.14 mi||west||0° 00' 55.0"||1.05 mi||north||928.19 mi|
|24 hours||15° 11' 54.8"||982.28 mi||east||1° 05' 27.0"||75.05 mi||north||988.64 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Fianarantsoa||Thu 11:52 AM||170 km||105 miles||92 nm|| ESE|
|Antsirabe||Thu 11:52 AM||191 km||118 miles||103 nm|| NE|
|Antananarivo||Thu 11:52 AM||299 km||186 miles||162 nm|| NE|
|Toliara||Thu 11:52 AM||335 km||208 miles||181 nm|| SW|
|Toamasina||Thu 11:52 AM||504 km||313 miles||272 nm|| NE|
|Mahajanga||Thu 11:52 AM||578 km||359 miles||312 nm|| N|
|Mamoutzou||Thu 11:52 AM||898 km||558 miles||485 nm|| N|
|Nampula||Thu 10:52 AM||924 km||574 miles||499 nm|| NW|
|Mutsamudu||Thu 11:52 AM||974 km||605 miles||526 nm|| N|
|Saint-Denis||Thu 12:52 PM||1028 km||639 miles||555 nm|| E|
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