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 12:54:00 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 12:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 34' ||North|
|Longitude: ||57° 57' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.76 meters/second, 1604.7 km/hour, 997.1 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' 32.3"||16.62 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 25.4"||997.10 mi||west||0° 10' 29.3"||12.02 mi||north||996.96 mi|
|24 hours||11° 00' 06.7"||754.46 mi||east||3° 57' 28.0"||272.03 mi||north||798.18 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Thu 4:54 PM||1376 km||855 miles||743 nm|| SSW|
|Mogadishu||Thu 3:54 PM||1526 km||948 miles||824 nm|| WSW|
|Aden||Thu 3:54 PM||1533 km||952 miles||828 nm|| WNW|
|Djibouti||Thu 3:54 PM||1684 km||1046 miles||909 nm|| WNW|
|Sana||Thu 3:54 PM||1727 km||1073 miles||932 nm|| WNW|
|Male||Thu 5:54 PM||1764 km||1096 miles||952 nm|| ESE|
|Muscat||Thu 4:54 PM||1776 km||1104 miles||959 nm|| N|
|Abu Dhabi||Thu 4:54 PM||1907 km||1185 miles||1029 nm|| N|
|Dubai||Thu 4:54 PM||1979 km||1230 miles||1069 nm|| N|
|Mumbai||Thu 6:24 PM||2044 km||1270 miles||1104 nm|| NE|
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