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 Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 12:46:00 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: 36%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 17, 2013 at 12:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 33' ||North|
|Longitude: ||59° 53' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.78 meters/second, 1604.8 km/hour, 997.2 miles/hour or 866.5 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' 32.4"||16.62 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 25.4"||997.15 mi||west||0° 10' 29.8"||12.02 mi||north||997.02 mi|
|24 hours||11° 00' 07.4"||754.51 mi||east||3° 57' 38.3"||272.22 mi||north||798.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Thu 4:46 PM||1432 km||890 miles||773 nm|| SSW|
|Male||Thu 5:46 PM||1554 km||966 miles||839 nm|| ESE|
|Mogadishu||Thu 3:46 PM||1724 km||1071 miles||931 nm|| WSW|
|Aden||Thu 3:46 PM||1732 km||1076 miles||935 nm|| WNW|
|Muscat||Thu 4:46 PM||1783 km||1108 miles||963 nm|| N|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Thu 6:16 PM||1884 km||1171 miles||1017 nm|| E|
|Mumbai||Thu 6:16 PM||1885 km||1171 miles||1018 nm|| NE|
|Djibouti||Thu 3:46 PM||1891 km||1175 miles||1021 nm|| WNW|
|Sana||Thu 3:46 PM||1914 km||1189 miles||1034 nm|| WNW|
|Pune||Thu 6:16 PM||1940 km||1205 miles||1047 nm|| NE|
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