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 01:08:00 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 01:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 48' ||North|
|Longitude: ||45° 57' ||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' 12.6"||1005.50 mi||west||0° 11' 31.8"||13.20 mi||south||1005.60 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 21.4"||778.56 mi||east||4° 38' 29.6"||318.94 mi||south||840.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mogadishu||Thu 4:08 AM||154 km||96 miles||83 nm|| NNW|
|Kismayo||Thu 4:08 AM||401 km||249 miles||216 nm|| WSW|
|Galkayo||Thu 4:08 AM||680 km||423 miles||367 nm|| NNE|
|Garissa||Thu 4:08 AM||716 km||445 miles||387 nm|| W|
|Mombasa||Thu 4:08 AM||881 km||547 miles||476 nm|| SW|
|Hargeisa||Thu 4:08 AM||992 km||616 miles||535 nm|| NNW|
|Nairobi||Thu 4:08 AM||1043 km||648 miles||563 nm|| WSW|
|Dar es Salaam||Thu 4:08 AM||1122 km||697 miles||606 nm|| SW|
|Addis Ababa||Thu 4:08 AM||1210 km||752 miles||653 nm|| NW|
|Victoria||Thu 5:08 AM||1214 km||754 miles||656 nm|| ESE|
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