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 Friday, December 14, 2012 at 08:32:00 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 hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, December 14, 2012 at 08:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 50' ||South|
|Longitude: ||65° 33' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.36 meters/second, 1506.1 km/hour, 935.8 miles/hour or 813.2 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' 22.5"||15.60 mi||west||0° 00' 04.5"||0.09 mi||north||15.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 36.5"||935.64 mi||west||0° 04' 34.1"||5.24 mi||north||935.88 mi|
|24 hours||14° 36' 24.5"||950.60 mi||east||2° 26' 40.0"||168.14 mi||north||972.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Fri 12:32 PM||844 km||525 miles||456 nm|| W|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 12:32 PM||1061 km||659 miles||573 nm|| W|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 2:32 PM||1568 km||975 miles||847 nm|| NNE|
|Antananarivo||Fri 11:32 AM||1897 km||1179 miles||1024 nm|| W|
|Victoria||Fri 12:32 PM||2008 km||1247 miles||1084 nm|| NW|
|Amsterdam Island||Fri 1:32 PM||2306 km||1433 miles||1245 nm|| SSE|
|Moroni||Fri 11:32 AM||2545 km||1582 miles||1374 nm|| WNW|
|Male||Fri 1:32 PM||2794 km||1736 miles||1509 nm|| NNE|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 11:32 AM||3182 km||1977 miles||1718 nm|| WNW|
|Mogadishu||Fri 11:32 AM||3276 km||2036 miles||1769 nm|| NW|
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