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 02:18:00 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 02:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 38' ||South|
|Longitude: ||51° 59' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.38 meters/second, 1596.2 km/hour, 991.8 miles/hour or 861.9 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' 29.9"||16.53 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||south||16.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 59.2"||991.69 mi||west||0° 11' 04.5"||12.69 mi||south||991.53 mi|
|24 hours||12° 20' 19.9"||843.92 mi||east||4° 13' 48.7"||290.77 mi||south||887.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Antsiranana||Sat 5:18 AM||499 km||310 miles||270 nm|| SW|
|Victoria||Sat 6:18 AM||587 km||364 miles||317 nm|| NE|
|Mamoutzou||Sat 5:18 AM||869 km||540 miles||469 nm|| WSW|
|Mutsamudu||Sat 5:18 AM||917 km||570 miles||495 nm|| WSW|
|Moroni||Sat 5:18 AM||1007 km||625 miles||544 nm|| WSW|
|Antananarivo||Sat 5:18 AM||1236 km||768 miles||667 nm|| SSW|
|Mogadishu||Sat 5:18 AM||1391 km||864 miles||751 nm|| NNW|
|Saint-Denis||Sat 6:18 AM||1406 km||874 miles||759 nm|| SSE|
|Port Louis||Sat 6:18 AM||1408 km||875 miles||760 nm|| SSE|
|Dar es Salaam||Sat 5:18 AM||1414 km||879 miles||763 nm|| W|
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