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 02:34:00 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 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 41' ||South|
|Longitude: ||48° 07' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.31 meters/second, 1595.9 km/hour, 991.7 miles/hour or 861.7 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' 29.9"||16.53 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||south||16.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 58.0"||991.54 mi||west||0° 11' 04.0"||12.68 mi||south||991.38 mi|
|24 hours||12° 20' 48.9"||844.36 mi||east||4° 13' 30.2"||290.42 mi||south||887.69 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mamoutzou||Sat 5:34 AM||552 km||343 miles||298 nm|| SW|
|Mutsamudu||Sat 5:34 AM||560 km||348 miles||302 nm|| SW|
|Moroni||Sat 5:34 AM||621 km||386 miles||335 nm|| WSW|
|Victoria||Sat 6:34 AM||927 km||576 miles||501 nm|| ENE|
|Dar es Salaam||Sat 5:34 AM||995 km||618 miles||537 nm|| WNW|
|Zanzibar City||Sat 5:34 AM||1023 km||635 miles||552 nm|| WNW|
|Antananarivo||Sat 5:34 AM||1135 km||705 miles||613 nm|| S|
|Mogadishu||Sat 5:34 AM||1224 km||761 miles||661 nm|| NNW|
|Dodoma||Sat 5:34 AM||1393 km||865 miles||752 nm|| W|
|Nairobi||Sat 5:34 AM||1495 km||929 miles||807 nm|| WNW|
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