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 Friday, January 11, 2013 at 07:20:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 11, 2013 at 07:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 50' ||South|
|Longitude: ||63° 34' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.28 meters/second, 1516.6 km/hour, 942.4 miles/hour or 818.9 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' 23.4"||15.71 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.11 mi||north||15.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 24.4"||942.18 mi||west||0° 06' 01.5"||6.91 mi||north||942.49 mi|
|24 hours||14° 19' 06.6"||937.49 mi||east||2° 58' 28.1"||204.57 mi||north||967.21 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Fri 11:20 AM||654 km||406 miles||353 nm|| WSW|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 11:20 AM||879 km||546 miles||475 nm|| WSW|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 1:20 PM||1593 km||990 miles||860 nm|| NE|
|Antananarivo||Fri 10:20 AM||1690 km||1050 miles||913 nm|| W|
|Victoria||Fri 11:20 AM||1803 km||1121 miles||974 nm|| NNW|
|Moroni||Fri 10:20 AM||2313 km||1437 miles||1249 nm|| WNW|
|Male||Fri 12:20 PM||2769 km||1721 miles||1495 nm|| NNE|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 10:20 AM||2946 km||1831 miles||1591 nm|| WNW|
|Mogadishu||Fri 10:20 AM||3052 km||1897 miles||1648 nm|| NW|
|Lilongwe||Fri 9:20 AM||3223 km||2003 miles||1740 nm|| W|
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