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 22:56:00 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 22:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 27' ||North|
|Longitude: ||48° 35' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.05 meters/second, 1616.6 km/hour, 1004.5 miles/hour or 872.9 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' 01.9"||1004.47 mi||west||0° 11' 26.0"||13.09 mi||south||1004.62 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 47.6"||778.43 mi||east||4° 37' 26.9"||317.74 mi||south||841.24 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mogadishu||Wed 1:56 AM||364 km||226 miles||196 nm|| W|
|Hargeisa||Wed 1:56 AM||931 km||579 miles||503 nm|| NNW|
|Bosaso||Wed 1:56 AM||979 km||608 miles||528 nm|| N|
|Victoria||Wed 2:56 AM||1094 km||680 miles||591 nm|| SE|
|Djibouti||Wed 1:56 AM||1175 km||730 miles||634 nm|| NNW|
|Aden||Wed 1:56 AM||1214 km||754 miles||655 nm|| NNW|
|Addis Ababa||Wed 1:56 AM||1308 km||813 miles||706 nm|| NW|
|Nairobi||Wed 1:56 AM||1373 km||853 miles||741 nm|| WSW|
|Dar es Salaam||Wed 1:56 AM||1455 km||904 miles||786 nm|| SW|
|Sana||Wed 1:56 AM||1507 km||937 miles||814 nm|| NNW|
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