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, February 26, 2013 at 21:56:00 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: 99%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, February 26, 2013 at 21:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||0° 34' ||South|
|Longitude: ||44° 21' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.96 meters/second, 1616.2 km/hour, 1004.3 miles/hour or 872.7 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' 31.1"||16.74 mi||west||0° 00' 11.6"||0.22 mi||south||16.74 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 05.5"||1004.26 mi||west||0° 11' 43.4"||13.43 mi||south||1004.33 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 01.2"||809.34 mi||east||4° 40' 21.7"||321.08 mi||south||869.57 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mogadishu||Wed 12:56 AM||308 km||191 miles||166 nm|| NNE|
|Mombasa||Wed 12:56 AM||648 km||403 miles||350 nm|| SW|
|Nairobi||Wed 12:56 AM||842 km||523 miles||455 nm|| W|
|Zanzibar City||Wed 12:56 AM||844 km||524 miles||456 nm|| SW|
|Dar es Salaam||Wed 12:56 AM||892 km||554 miles||481 nm|| SW|
|Nakuru||Wed 12:56 AM||922 km||573 miles||498 nm|| W|
|Dodoma||Wed 12:56 AM||1140 km||708 miles||615 nm|| WSW|
|Addis Ababa||Wed 12:56 AM||1228 km||763 miles||663 nm|| NNW|
|Moroni||Wed 12:56 AM||1233 km||766 miles||666 nm|| S|
|Kampala||Wed 12:56 AM||1313 km||816 miles||709 nm|| W|
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