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 Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 11:10:00 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: 7%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, December 15, 2012 at 11:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 03' ||South|
|Longitude: ||42° 13' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.23 meters/second, 1534.4 km/hour, 953.5 miles/hour or 828.5 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' 24.7"||15.89 mi||west||0° 00' 07.9"||0.15 mi||north||15.89 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 47.8"||953.31 mi||west||0° 07' 55.7"||9.09 mi||north||953.69 mi|
|24 hours||13° 38' 03.8"||901.82 mi||east||3° 36' 11.7"||247.76 mi||north||943.00 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nampula||Sat 1:10 PM||381 km||237 miles||206 nm|| NW|
|Mamoutzou||Sat 2:10 PM||572 km||356 miles||309 nm|| NE|
|Mutsamudu||Sat 2:10 PM||589 km||366 miles||318 nm|| NNE|
|Antsirabe||Sat 2:10 PM||597 km||371 miles||322 nm|| ESE|
|Antananarivo||Sat 2:10 PM||598 km||372 miles||323 nm|| ESE|
|Moroni||Sat 2:10 PM||607 km||377 miles||328 nm|| NNE|
|Toamasina||Sat 2:10 PM||773 km||480 miles||417 nm|| E|
|Beira||Sat 1:10 PM||838 km||521 miles||453 nm|| WSW|
|Lilongwe||Sat 1:10 PM||967 km||601 miles||522 nm|| WNW|
|Dar es Salaam||Sat 2:10 PM||1175 km||730 miles||635 nm|| NNW|
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