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 Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 02:58:00 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: 40%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, January 6, 2013 at 02:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 58' ||South|
|Longitude: ||54° 40' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.12 meters/second, 1570.0 km/hour, 975.6 miles/hour or 847.7 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' 28.1"||16.26 mi||west||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||south||16.26 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 07.4"||975.39 mi||west||0° 09' 51.8"||11.30 mi||south||975.13 mi|
|24 hours||13° 08' 40.2"||886.14 mi||east||3° 35' 59.9"||247.52 mi||south||913.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Toamasina||Sun 5:58 AM||805 km||500 miles||435 nm|| SW|
|Port Louis||Sun 6:58 AM||852 km||529 miles||460 nm|| SSE|
|Saint-Denis||Sun 6:58 AM||879 km||546 miles||475 nm|| S|
|Victoria||Sun 6:58 AM||927 km||576 miles||501 nm|| N|
|Antananarivo||Sun 5:58 AM||1009 km||627 miles||545 nm|| SW|
|Mamoutzou||Sun 5:58 AM||1024 km||636 miles||553 nm|| W|
|Moroni||Sun 5:58 AM||1243 km||772 miles||671 nm|| W|
|Dar es Salaam||Sun 5:58 AM||1818 km||1130 miles||982 nm|| WNW|
|Mogadishu||Sun 5:58 AM||1954 km||1214 miles||1055 nm|| NNW|
|Diego Garcia||Sun 8:58 AM||2041 km||1268 miles||1102 nm|| ENE|
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