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 Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 22:06:00 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: 92%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at 22:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 37' ||North|
|Longitude: ||60° 42' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.00 meters/second, 1616.4 km/hour, 1004.4 miles/hour or 872.8 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' 32.0"||16.74 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||south||16.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 02.5"||1004.35 mi||west||0° 11' 25.1"||13.08 mi||south||1004.51 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 25.0"||777.90 mi||east||4° 37' 17.1"||317.55 mi||south||840.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Wed 2:06 AM||990 km||615 miles||535 nm|| SW|
|Male||Wed 3:06 AM||1435 km||891 miles||775 nm|| E|
|Diego Garcia||Wed 4:06 AM||1705 km||1059 miles||920 nm|| SE|
|Mogadishu||Wed 1:06 AM||1709 km||1062 miles||923 nm|| W|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Wed 3:36 AM||1914 km||1190 miles||1034 nm|| ENE|
|Aden||Wed 1:06 AM||2065 km||1283 miles||1115 nm|| NW|
|Madurai||Wed 3:36 AM||2089 km||1298 miles||1128 nm|| ENE|
|Djibouti||Wed 1:06 AM||2176 km||1352 miles||1175 nm|| WNW|
|Colombo||Wed 3:36 AM||2179 km||1354 miles||1177 nm|| ENE|
|Bangalore||Wed 3:36 AM||2182 km||1356 miles||1178 nm|| ENE|
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