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 Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 01:48:00 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: 51%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 01:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 32' ||South|
|Longitude: ||59° 14' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.50 meters/second, 1596.6 km/hour, 992.1 miles/hour or 862.1 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' 30.0"||16.53 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||south||16.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 01.2"||991.97 mi||west||0° 11' 05.6"||12.71 mi||south||991.81 mi|
|24 hours||12° 19' 26.2"||843.10 mi||east||4° 14' 23.0"||291.42 mi||south||886.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Sat 5:48 AM||601 km||374 miles||325 nm|| NW|
|Port Louis||Sat 5:48 AM||1300 km||808 miles||702 nm|| S|
|Saint-Denis||Sat 5:48 AM||1425 km||885 miles||769 nm|| SSW|
|Diego Garcia||Sat 7:48 AM||1460 km||907 miles||789 nm|| E|
|Antananarivo||Sat 4:48 AM||1708 km||1061 miles||922 nm|| SW|
|Moroni||Sat 4:48 AM||1777 km||1104 miles||960 nm|| WSW|
|Mogadishu||Sat 4:48 AM||1935 km||1202 miles||1045 nm|| NW|
|Male||Sat 6:48 AM||2119 km||1317 miles||1144 nm|| NE|
|Dar es Salaam||Sat 4:48 AM||2208 km||1372 miles||1192 nm|| W|
|Dodoma||Sat 4:48 AM||2606 km||1619 miles||1407 nm|| W|
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