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 Monday, January 7, 2013 at 03:44:00 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: 28%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, January 7, 2013 at 03:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 40' ||South|
|Longitude: ||56° 45' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.70 meters/second, 1539.7 km/hour, 956.7 miles/hour or 831.4 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' 25.9"||15.95 mi||west||0° 00' 07.9"||0.15 mi||south||15.95 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 58.8"||956.51 mi||west||0° 07' 50.7"||8.99 mi||south||956.23 mi|
|24 hours||13° 59' 37.5"||927.41 mi||east||2° 38' 09.6"||181.30 mi||south||938.36 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Mon 7:44 AM||395 km||245 miles||213 nm|| SSE|
|Saint-Denis||Mon 7:44 AM||485 km||302 miles||262 nm|| SSW|
|Toamasina||Mon 6:44 AM||797 km||495 miles||430 nm|| WSW|
|Antananarivo||Mon 6:44 AM||1010 km||627 miles||545 nm|| WSW|
|Victoria||Mon 7:44 AM||1340 km||833 miles||724 nm|| N|
|Moroni||Mon 6:44 AM||1551 km||964 miles||838 nm|| WNW|
|Diego Garcia||Mon 9:44 AM||1993 km||1238 miles||1076 nm|| ENE|
|Dar es Salaam||Mon 6:44 AM||2190 km||1361 miles||1183 nm|| WNW|
|Mogadishu||Mon 6:44 AM||2420 km||1503 miles||1306 nm|| NNW|
|Lilongwe||Mon 5:44 AM||2483 km||1543 miles||1341 nm|| W|
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