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 16, 2013 at 12:24:00 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: 26%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 12:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 04' ||North|
|Longitude: ||54° 06' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.75 meters/second, 1615.5 km/hour, 1003.8 miles/hour or 872.3 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' 31.8"||16.73 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||north||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 55.1"||1003.82 mi||west||0° 11' 27.4"||13.12 mi||north||1003.82 mi|
|24 hours||11° 07' 17.8"||768.25 mi||east||4° 24' 54.3"||303.40 mi||north||823.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Wed 4:24 PM||863 km||536 miles||466 nm|| S|
|Mogadishu||Wed 3:24 PM||980 km||609 miles||529 nm|| W|
|Aden||Wed 3:24 PM||1473 km||915 miles||795 nm|| NW|
|Djibouti||Wed 3:24 PM||1532 km||952 miles||827 nm|| NW|
|Sana||Wed 3:24 PM||1738 km||1080 miles||939 nm|| NW|
|Addis Ababa||Wed 3:24 PM||1821 km||1131 miles||983 nm|| WNW|
|Dar es Salaam||Wed 3:24 PM||1975 km||1227 miles||1066 nm|| SW|
|Nairobi||Wed 3:24 PM||1982 km||1231 miles||1070 nm|| WSW|
|Moroni||Wed 3:24 PM||2019 km||1255 miles||1090 nm|| SW|
|Asmara||Wed 3:24 PM||2146 km||1333 miles||1159 nm|| NW|
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