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 12:44:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 26%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 12:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 08' ||North|
|Longitude: ||49° 15' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.73 meters/second, 1615.4 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' 55.7"||1003.77 mi||west||0° 11' 26.8"||13.11 mi||north||1003.77 mi|
|24 hours||11° 07' 07.7"||768.01 mi||east||4° 24' 35.6"||303.04 mi||north||823.43 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mogadishu||Wed 3:44 PM||451 km||280 miles||244 nm|| WSW|
|Bosaso||Wed 3:44 PM||902 km||561 miles||487 nm|| N|
|Hargeisa||Wed 3:44 PM||914 km||568 miles||493 nm|| NW|
|Victoria||Wed 4:44 PM||1100 km||684 miles||594 nm|| SE|
|Djibouti||Wed 3:44 PM||1153 km||716 miles||622 nm|| NW|
|Aden||Wed 3:44 PM||1171 km||728 miles||632 nm|| NNW|
|Addis Ababa||Wed 3:44 PM||1332 km||827 miles||719 nm|| WNW|
|Sana||Wed 3:44 PM||1461 km||908 miles||789 nm|| NNW|
|Nairobi||Wed 3:44 PM||1467 km||911 miles||792 nm|| WSW|
|Dar es Salaam||Wed 3:44 PM||1561 km||970 miles||843 nm|| SW|
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