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, January 3, 2013 at 00:58:00 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: 72%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 00:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 50' ||North|
|Longitude: ||48° 23' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.51 meters/second, 1618.2 km/hour, 1005.5 miles/hour or 873.8 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' 32.2"||16.76 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.76 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 12.8"||1005.49 mi||west||0° 11' 31.7"||13.20 mi||south||1005.60 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 13.4"||778.40 mi||east||4° 38' 28.9"||318.92 mi||south||840.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mogadishu||Thu 3:58 AM||364 km||226 miles||197 nm|| WNW|
|Victoria||Thu 4:58 AM||991 km||616 miles||535 nm|| SE|
|Nairobi||Thu 3:58 AM||1308 km||813 miles||706 nm|| W|
|Dar es Salaam||Thu 3:58 AM||1317 km||819 miles||711 nm|| SW|
|Djibouti||Thu 3:58 AM||1323 km||822 miles||714 nm|| NNW|
|Aden||Thu 3:58 AM||1379 km||857 miles||745 nm|| NNW|
|Addis Ababa||Thu 3:58 AM||1399 km||869 miles||756 nm|| NW|
|Moroni||Thu 3:58 AM||1491 km||926 miles||805 nm|| SSW|
|Dodoma||Thu 3:58 AM||1604 km||996 miles||866 nm|| WSW|
|Sana||Thu 3:58 AM||1671 km||1038 miles||902 nm|| NNW|
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