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 01:58:00 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: 62%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 4, 2013 at 01:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 00' ||South|
|Longitude: ||45° 07' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.03 meters/second, 1612.9 km/hour, 1002.2 miles/hour or 870.9 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"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||south||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 21.3"||1002.15 mi||west||0° 11' 35.3"||13.27 mi||south||1002.12 mi|
|24 hours||11° 41' 58.3"||807.35 mi||east||4° 33' 34.2"||313.34 mi||south||863.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mombasa||Fri 4:58 AM||604 km||375 miles||326 nm|| W|
|Mogadishu||Fri 4:58 AM||669 km||416 miles||361 nm|| N|
|Zanzibar City||Fri 4:58 AM||698 km||434 miles||377 nm|| WSW|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 4:58 AM||716 km||445 miles||387 nm|| WSW|
|Moroni||Fri 4:58 AM||870 km||541 miles||470 nm|| SSW|
|Mutsamudu||Fri 4:58 AM||906 km||563 miles||489 nm|| S|
|Nairobi||Fri 4:58 AM||970 km||603 miles||524 nm|| WNW|
|Mamoutzou||Fri 4:58 AM||971 km||603 miles||524 nm|| S|
|Dodoma||Fri 4:58 AM||1066 km||662 miles||576 nm|| WSW|
|Victoria||Fri 5:58 AM||1150 km||715 miles||621 nm|| E|
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