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 Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 07:28:00 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: 2%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, October 14, 2012 at 07:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 45' ||South|
|Longitude: ||47° 31' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.31 meters/second, 1603.1 km/hour, 996.1 miles/hour or 865.6 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' 28.2"||16.60 mi||west||0° 00' 12.4"||0.24 mi||south||16.60 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 16.8"||996.03 mi||west||0° 12' 30.4"||14.33 mi||south||995.95 mi|
|24 hours||12° 58' 54.0"||893.51 mi||east||4° 50' 43.8"||333.02 mi||south||948.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mutsamudu||Sun 10:28 AM||788 km||489 miles||425 nm|| SSW|
|Moroni||Sun 10:28 AM||801 km||498 miles||432 nm|| SW|
|Kismayo||Sun 10:28 AM||812 km||505 miles||439 nm|| NW|
|Mamoutzou||Sun 10:28 AM||817 km||508 miles||441 nm|| SSW|
|Victoria||Sun 11:28 AM||889 km||552 miles||480 nm|| E|
|Mombasa||Sun 10:28 AM||890 km||553 miles||480 nm|| WNW|
|Mogadishu||Sun 10:28 AM||895 km||556 miles||483 nm|| NNW|
|Dar es Salaam||Sun 10:28 AM||918 km||570 miles||496 nm|| W|
|Zanzibar City||Sun 10:28 AM||923 km||573 miles||498 nm|| W|
|Nairobi||Sun 10:28 AM||1287 km||800 miles||695 nm|| WNW|
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