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 Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 05:20:00 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: 10%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at 05:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 45' ||South|
|Longitude: ||62° 25' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 415.91 meters/second, 1497.3 km/hour, 930.4 miles/hour or 808.5 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' 22.5"||15.51 mi||west||0° 00' 01.5"||0.03 mi||south||15.51 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 37.9"||930.11 mi||west||0° 01' 27.1"||1.66 mi||south||930.04 mi|
|24 hours||15° 01' 47.6"||972.30 mi||east||0° 07' 42.6"||8.84 mi||north||972.75 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Wed 9:20 AM||517 km||321 miles||279 nm|| W|
|Saint-Denis||Wed 9:20 AM||724 km||450 miles||391 nm|| W|
|Antananarivo||Wed 8:20 AM||1573 km||977 miles||849 nm|| W|
|Diego Garcia||Wed 11:20 AM||1835 km||1140 miles||991 nm|| NE|
|Victoria||Wed 9:20 AM||1937 km||1204 miles||1046 nm|| NNW|
|Moroni||Wed 8:20 AM||2273 km||1412 miles||1227 nm|| WNW|
|Amsterdam Island||Wed 10:20 AM||2389 km||1484 miles||1290 nm|| SE|
|Dar es Salaam||Wed 8:20 AM||2930 km||1821 miles||1582 nm|| WNW|
|Male||Wed 10:20 AM||3012 km||1872 miles||1626 nm|| NNE|
|Maputo||Wed 7:20 AM||3097 km||1924 miles||1672 nm|| WSW|
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