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 07:44:00 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.
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 07:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 48' ||South|
|Longitude: ||57° 49' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.39 meters/second, 1517.0 km/hour, 942.6 miles/hour or 819.1 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' 26.0"||942.43 mi||west||0° 06' 04.7"||6.97 mi||north||942.74 mi|
|24 hours||14° 18' 24.6"||936.95 mi||east||2° 59' 35.7"||205.86 mi||north||966.98 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Fri 11:44 AM||155 km||96 miles||83 nm|| SSW|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 11:44 AM||337 km||210 miles||182 nm|| SW|
|Toamasina||Fri 10:44 AM||891 km||553 miles||481 nm|| W|
|Antananarivo||Fri 10:44 AM||1085 km||674 miles||586 nm|| W|
|Victoria||Fri 11:44 AM||1589 km||988 miles||858 nm|| N|
|Moroni||Fri 10:44 AM||1744 km||1084 miles||942 nm|| WNW|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 1:44 PM||2027 km||1260 miles||1095 nm|| NE|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 10:44 AM||2405 km||1494 miles||1298 nm|| WNW|
|Lilongwe||Fri 9:44 AM||2620 km||1628 miles||1415 nm|| W|
|Mogadishu||Fri 10:44 AM||2679 km||1665 miles||1447 nm|| NNW|
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