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 01:18:00 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 01:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 46' ||North|
|Longitude: ||43° 32' ||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' 12.2"||1005.50 mi||west||0° 11' 31.9"||13.21 mi||south||1005.61 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 29.5"||778.72 mi||east||4° 38' 30.3"||318.95 mi||south||841.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mogadishu||Thu 4:18 AM||245 km||152 miles||132 nm|| NE|
|Mombasa||Thu 4:18 AM||684 km||425 miles||369 nm|| SW|
|Nairobi||Thu 4:18 AM||781 km||485 miles||422 nm|| WSW|
|Nakuru||Thu 4:18 AM||839 km||521 miles||453 nm|| W|
|Zanzibar City||Thu 4:18 AM||905 km||562 miles||489 nm|| SSW|
|Dar es Salaam||Thu 4:18 AM||962 km||598 miles||520 nm|| SSW|
|Hargeisa||Thu 4:18 AM||975 km||606 miles||526 nm|| N|
|Adama||Thu 4:18 AM||981 km||610 miles||530 nm|| NNW|
|Dire Dawa||Thu 4:18 AM||994 km||618 miles||537 nm|| N|
|Addis Ababa||Thu 4:18 AM||1055 km||656 miles||570 nm|| NNW|
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