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 12:36:00 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 12:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 06' ||North|
|Longitude: ||51° 11' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.74 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' 55.4"||1003.79 mi||west||0° 11' 27.0"||13.11 mi||north||1003.79 mi|
|24 hours||11° 07' 11.7"||768.11 mi||east||4° 24' 43.1"||303.18 mi||north||823.58 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mogadishu||Wed 3:36 PM||661 km||411 miles||357 nm|| W|
|Bosaso||Wed 3:36 PM||931 km||579 miles||503 nm|| NNW|
|Victoria||Wed 4:36 PM||977 km||607 miles||528 nm|| SSE|
|Aden||Wed 3:36 PM||1274 km||791 miles||688 nm|| NNW|
|Djibouti||Wed 3:36 PM||1291 km||802 miles||697 nm|| NW|
|Addis Ababa||Wed 3:36 PM||1523 km||947 miles||823 nm|| WNW|
|Sana||Wed 3:36 PM||1556 km||967 miles||840 nm|| NNW|
|Nairobi||Wed 3:36 PM||1671 km||1038 miles||902 nm|| WSW|
|Dar es Salaam||Wed 3:36 PM||1718 km||1068 miles||928 nm|| SW|
|Moroni||Wed 3:36 PM||1851 km||1150 miles||999 nm|| SSW|
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