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 Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 07:42:00 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: 3%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 10, 2013 at 07:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 32' ||South|
|Longitude: ||43° 25' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.41 meters/second, 1499.1 km/hour, 931.5 miles/hour or 809.4 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' 22.3"||15.53 mi||west||0° 00' 02.5"||0.05 mi||north||15.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 26.5"||931.26 mi||west||0° 02' 37.0"||3.00 mi||north||931.40 mi|
|24 hours||14° 51' 59.6"||963.15 mi||east||1° 43' 35.2"||118.76 mi||north||975.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Toliara||Thu 10:42 AM||313 km||195 miles||169 nm|| S|
|Antsirabe||Thu 10:42 AM||384 km||239 miles||208 nm|| E|
|Fianarantsoa||Thu 10:42 AM||394 km||245 miles||213 nm|| ESE|
|Antananarivo||Thu 10:42 AM||465 km||289 miles||251 nm|| ENE|
|Mahajanga||Thu 10:42 AM||613 km||381 miles||331 nm|| NNE|
|Toamasina||Thu 10:42 AM||681 km||423 miles||368 nm|| ENE|
|Nampula||Thu 9:42 AM||744 km||462 miles||402 nm|| NW|
|Mamoutzou||Thu 10:42 AM||879 km||546 miles||475 nm|| NNE|
|Beira||Thu 9:42 AM||901 km||560 miles||486 nm|| W|
|Mutsamudu||Thu 10:42 AM||932 km||579 miles||503 nm|| N|
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