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 01:28:00 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: 62%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 4, 2013 at 01:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 55' ||South|
|Longitude: ||52° 22' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.09 meters/second, 1613.1 km/hour, 1002.4 miles/hour or 871.0 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' 22.6"||1002.30 mi||west||0° 11' 35.6"||13.28 mi||south||1002.27 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 18.4"||806.68 mi||east||4° 33' 48.9"||313.61 mi||south||862.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Fri 5:28 AM||351 km||218 miles||190 nm|| ESE|
|Mogadishu||Fri 4:28 AM||1022 km||635 miles||552 nm|| NW|
|Moroni||Fri 4:28 AM||1316 km||818 miles||711 nm|| SW|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 4:28 AM||1485 km||923 miles||802 nm|| WSW|
|Antananarivo||Fri 4:28 AM||1742 km||1082 miles||941 nm|| SSW|
|Nairobi||Fri 4:28 AM||1754 km||1090 miles||947 nm|| W|
|Dodoma||Fri 4:28 AM||1861 km||1156 miles||1005 nm|| W|
|Port Louis||Fri 5:28 AM||1882 km||1170 miles||1016 nm|| SSE|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 5:28 AM||1907 km||1185 miles||1029 nm|| S|
|Djibouti||Fri 4:28 AM||1995 km||1240 miles||1077 nm|| NNW|
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