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 03:08:00 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 03:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 60' ||South|
|Longitude: ||52° 15' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.06 meters/second, 1569.8 km/hour, 975.4 miles/hour or 847.6 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' 28.1"||16.26 mi||west||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||south||16.26 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 06.5"||975.27 mi||west||0° 09' 51.3"||11.29 mi||south||975.01 mi|
|24 hours||13° 09' 00.8"||886.43 mi||east||3° 35' 40.5"||247.16 mi||south||913.49 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Toamasina||Sun 6:08 AM||647 km||402 miles||350 nm|| SSW|
|Mamoutzou||Sun 6:08 AM||763 km||474 miles||412 nm|| W|
|Antananarivo||Sun 6:08 AM||829 km||515 miles||447 nm|| SW|
|Mutsamudu||Sun 6:08 AM||859 km||534 miles||464 nm|| W|
|Saint-Denis||Sun 7:08 AM||936 km||582 miles||506 nm|| SSE|
|Antsirabe||Sun 6:08 AM||943 km||586 miles||509 nm|| SW|
|Port Louis||Sun 7:08 AM||970 km||603 miles||524 nm|| SE|
|Moroni||Sun 6:08 AM||983 km||611 miles||531 nm|| W|
|Victoria||Sun 7:08 AM||991 km||615 miles||535 nm|| NNE|
|Dar es Salaam||Sun 6:08 AM||1577 km||980 miles||852 nm|| WNW|
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