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 Friday, January 4, 2013 at 00:48:00 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: 62%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 4, 2013 at 00:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 47' ||South|
|Longitude: ||62° 03' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.17 meters/second, 1613.4 km/hour, 1002.5 miles/hour or 871.2 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' 31.3"||16.71 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 24.4"||1002.48 mi||west||0° 11' 36.0"||13.28 mi||south||1002.46 mi|
|24 hours||11° 40' 25.7"||805.79 mi||east||4° 34' 07.6"||313.97 mi||south||862.03 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Fri 4:48 AM||739 km||459 miles||399 nm|| W|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 6:48 AM||1213 km||754 miles||655 nm|| ESE|
|Male||Fri 5:48 AM||1548 km||962 miles||836 nm|| NE|
|Port Louis||Fri 4:48 AM||1879 km||1167 miles||1014 nm|| SSW|
|Mogadishu||Fri 3:48 AM||1968 km||1223 miles||1063 nm|| WNW|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 4:48 AM||2022 km||1256 miles||1092 nm|| SSW|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Fri 6:18 AM||2140 km||1330 miles||1155 nm|| NE|
|Moroni||Fri 3:48 AM||2242 km||1393 miles||1210 nm|| WSW|
|Antananarivo||Fri 3:48 AM||2303 km||1431 miles||1244 nm|| SW|
|Colombo||Fri 6:18 AM||2306 km||1433 miles||1245 nm|| ENE|
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