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 02:08:00 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: 62%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 4, 2013 at 02:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 02' ||South|
|Longitude: ||42° 41' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.01 meters/second, 1612.8 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' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 20.7"||1002.11 mi||west||0° 11' 35.3"||13.27 mi||south||1002.07 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 11.8"||807.58 mi||east||4° 33' 29.3"||313.24 mi||south||863.29 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mombasa||Fri 5:08 AM||335 km||208 miles||181 nm|| W|
|Zanzibar City||Fri 5:08 AM||453 km||282 miles||245 nm|| WSW|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 5:08 AM||487 km||302 miles||263 nm|| SW|
|Arusha||Fri 5:08 AM||672 km||418 miles||363 nm|| W|
|Nairobi||Fri 5:08 AM||721 km||448 miles||389 nm|| WNW|
|Mogadishu||Fri 5:08 AM||734 km||456 miles||396 nm|| NNE|
|Dodoma||Fri 5:08 AM||806 km||501 miles||435 nm|| WSW|
|Nakuru||Fri 5:08 AM||844 km||524 miles||456 nm|| WNW|
|Moroni||Fri 5:08 AM||846 km||526 miles||457 nm|| S|
|Mutsamudu||Fri 5:08 AM||918 km||571 miles||496 nm|| SSE|
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