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 11:24:00 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 11:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 01' ||South|
|Longitude: ||38° 51' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.31 meters/second, 1534.7 km/hour, 953.6 miles/hour or 828.7 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' 24.7"||15.89 mi||west||0° 00' 07.9"||0.15 mi||north||15.90 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 49.1"||953.49 mi||west||0° 07' 57.2"||9.12 mi||north||953.87 mi|
|24 hours||13° 37' 31.1"||901.36 mi||east||3° 36' 41.0"||248.32 mi||north||942.70 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nampula||Sat 1:24 PM||214 km||133 miles||116 nm|| NNE|
|Blantyre||Sat 1:24 PM||433 km||269 miles||234 nm|| WNW|
|Beira||Sat 1:24 PM||527 km||327 miles||284 nm|| SW|
|Lilongwe||Sat 1:24 PM||640 km||397 miles||345 nm|| WNW|
|Moroni||Sat 2:24 PM||763 km||474 miles||412 nm|| NE|
|Mutsamudu||Sat 2:24 PM||803 km||499 miles||434 nm|| NE|
|Mamoutzou||Sat 2:24 PM||831 km||516 miles||449 nm|| ENE|
|Harare||Sat 1:24 PM||834 km||518 miles||450 nm|| W|
|Antsirabe||Sat 2:24 PM||920 km||571 miles||497 nm|| ESE|
|Antananarivo||Sat 2:24 PM||942 km||585 miles||508 nm|| ESE|
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