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 02:38:00 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: 61%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 4, 2013 at 02:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 08' ||South|
|Longitude: ||35° 26' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.94 meters/second, 1612.6 km/hour, 1002.0 miles/hour or 870.7 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' 19.3"||1001.96 mi||west||0° 11' 35.0"||13.27 mi||south||1001.92 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 52.0"||808.25 mi||east||4° 33' 14.4"||312.96 mi||south||863.77 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Arusha||Fri 5:38 AM||162 km||100 miles||87 nm|| ENE|
|Dodoma||Fri 5:38 AM||228 km||142 miles||123 nm|| S|
|Mwanza||Fri 5:38 AM||333 km||207 miles||180 nm|| WNW|
|Nairobi||Fri 5:38 AM||351 km||218 miles||190 nm|| NNE|
|Nakuru||Fri 5:38 AM||429 km||267 miles||232 nm|| N|
|Mombasa||Fri 5:38 AM||471 km||293 miles||255 nm|| E|
|Zanzibar City||Fri 5:38 AM||474 km||294 miles||256 nm|| ESE|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 5:38 AM||520 km||323 miles||281 nm|| SE|
|Entebbe||Fri 5:38 AM||569 km||354 miles||307 nm|| NW|
|Mbeya||Fri 5:38 AM||571 km||355 miles||308 nm|| SSW|
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