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 07:42:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, December 13, 2012 at 07:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 54' ||South|
|Longitude: ||62° 19' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 414.98 meters/second, 1493.9 km/hour, 928.3 miles/hour or 806.6 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' 00.7"||0.01 mi||north||15.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 21' 35.8"||928.03 mi||west||0° 00' 43.7"||0.84 mi||north||928.07 mi|
|24 hours||15° 13' 02.0"||983.39 mi||east||1° 01' 06.8"||70.07 mi||north||989.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Thu 11:42 AM||510 km||317 miles||275 nm|| W|
|Saint-Denis||Thu 11:42 AM||714 km||444 miles||386 nm|| W|
|Antananarivo||Thu 10:42 AM||1565 km||972 miles||845 nm|| W|
|Diego Garcia||Thu 1:42 PM||1854 km||1152 miles||1001 nm|| NE|
|Victoria||Thu 11:42 AM||1949 km||1211 miles||1052 nm|| NNW|
|Moroni||Thu 10:42 AM||2271 km||1411 miles||1226 nm|| WNW|
|Dar es Salaam||Thu 10:42 AM||2930 km||1821 miles||1582 nm|| WNW|
|Male||Thu 12:42 PM||3032 km||1884 miles||1637 nm|| NNE|
|Maputo||Thu 9:42 AM||3083 km||1916 miles||1665 nm|| WSW|
|Lilongwe||Thu 9:42 AM||3123 km||1940 miles||1686 nm|| W|
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