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 09:02:00 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 09:02:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 53' ||South|
|Longitude: ||43° 10' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.03 meters/second, 1494.1 km/hour, 928.4 miles/hour or 806.8 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' 00.9"||0.02 mi||north||15.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 37.1"||928.16 mi||west||0° 00' 56.7"||1.08 mi||north||928.21 mi|
|24 hours||15° 11' 44.8"||982.12 mi||east||1° 06' 04.1"||75.76 mi||north||988.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Toliara||Thu 12:02 PM||277 km||172 miles||150 nm|| S|
|Fianarantsoa||Thu 12:02 PM||411 km||255 miles||222 nm|| E|
|Antsirabe||Thu 12:02 PM||419 km||260 miles||226 nm|| ENE|
|Antananarivo||Thu 12:02 PM||505 km||314 miles||273 nm|| ENE|
|Mahajanga||Thu 12:02 PM||661 km||411 miles||357 nm|| NNE|
|Toamasina||Thu 12:02 PM||721 km||448 miles||389 nm|| ENE|
|Nampula||Thu 11:02 AM||762 km||473 miles||411 nm|| NNW|
|Beira||Thu 11:02 AM||878 km||546 miles||474 nm|| W|
|Mamoutzou||Thu 12:02 PM||924 km||574 miles||499 nm|| NNE|
|Mutsamudu||Thu 12:02 PM||975 km||606 miles||526 nm|| N|
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