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 01:58:00 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: 51%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 01:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 34' ||South|
|Longitude: ||56° 49' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.46 meters/second, 1596.5 km/hour, 992.0 miles/hour or 862.0 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' 29.9"||16.53 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||south||16.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 00.5"||991.88 mi||west||0° 11' 05.1"||12.70 mi||south||991.72 mi|
|24 hours||12° 19' 44.1"||843.37 mi||east||4° 14' 11.6"||291.21 mi||south||887.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Sat 5:58 AM||461 km||287 miles||249 nm|| NNW|
|Port Louis||Sat 5:58 AM||1286 km||799 miles||694 nm|| S|
|Saint-Denis||Sat 5:58 AM||1370 km||851 miles||740 nm|| S|
|Moroni||Sat 4:58 AM||1518 km||943 miles||820 nm|| WSW|
|Antananarivo||Sat 4:58 AM||1523 km||946 miles||822 nm|| SW|
|Diego Garcia||Sat 7:58 AM||1726 km||1073 miles||932 nm|| E|
|Mogadishu||Sat 4:58 AM||1731 km||1076 miles||935 nm|| NW|
|Dar es Salaam||Sat 4:58 AM||1943 km||1207 miles||1049 nm|| W|
|Male||Sat 6:58 AM||2329 km||1447 miles||1257 nm|| NE|
|Dodoma||Sat 4:58 AM||2341 km||1454 miles||1264 nm|| W|
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