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 02:48:00 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 02:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 43' ||South|
|Longitude: ||44° 44' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.25 meters/second, 1595.7 km/hour, 991.5 miles/hour or 861.6 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' 57.2"||991.41 mi||west||0° 11' 03.5"||12.67 mi||south||991.25 mi|
|24 hours||12° 21' 14.1"||844.74 mi||east||4° 13' 13.9"||290.11 mi||south||887.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Moroni||Sat 5:48 AM||361 km||224 miles||195 nm|| SSW|
|Mutsamudu||Sat 5:48 AM||383 km||238 miles||207 nm|| S|
|Mamoutzou||Sat 5:48 AM||453 km||281 miles||245 nm|| S|
|Dar es Salaam||Sat 5:48 AM||636 km||395 miles||343 nm|| WNW|
|Zanzibar City||Sat 5:48 AM||673 km||418 miles||363 nm|| WNW|
|Mombasa||Sat 5:48 AM||761 km||473 miles||411 nm|| NW|
|Nampula||Sat 4:48 AM||924 km||574 miles||499 nm|| SW|
|Dodoma||Sat 5:48 AM||1031 km||641 miles||557 nm|| WNW|
|Antananarivo||Sat 5:48 AM||1168 km||726 miles||631 nm|| SSE|
|Mogadishu||Sat 5:48 AM||1192 km||741 miles||644 nm|| N|
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