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 09:42:00 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 09:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||19° 44' ||South|
|Longitude: ||48° 47' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 418.63 meters/second, 1507.1 km/hour, 936.4 miles/hour or 813.7 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' 22.7"||15.61 mi||west||0° 00' 04.6"||0.09 mi||north||15.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 41.0"||936.25 mi||west||0° 04' 44.2"||5.43 mi||north||936.49 mi|
|24 hours||14° 34' 08.4"||948.67 mi||east||2° 30' 15.0"||172.24 mi||north||971.17 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Antananarivo||Fri 12:42 PM||161 km||100 miles||87 nm|| NW|
|Antsirabe||Fri 12:42 PM||184 km||114 miles||99 nm|| W|
|Toamasina||Fri 12:42 PM||187 km||116 miles||101 nm|| NNE|
|Fianarantsoa||Fri 12:42 PM||259 km||161 miles||140 nm|| SW|
|Mahajanga||Fri 12:42 PM||516 km||321 miles||279 nm|| NNW|
|Toliara||Fri 12:42 PM||664 km||413 miles||358 nm|| SW|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 1:42 PM||708 km||440 miles||382 nm|| ESE|
|Mamoutzou||Fri 12:42 PM||858 km||533 miles||463 nm|| NNW|
|Port Louis||Fri 1:42 PM||913 km||567 miles||493 nm|| E|
|Mutsamudu||Fri 12:42 PM||960 km||597 miles||519 nm|| NNW|
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