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 Monday, March 11, 2013 at 08:00:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, March 11, 2013 at 08:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 49' ||South|
|Longitude: ||54° 44' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.50 meters/second, 1614.6 km/hour, 1003.3 miles/hour or 871.8 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' 30.6"||16.72 mi||west||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||north||16.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 37.7"||1003.27 mi||west||0° 11' 47.4"||13.50 mi||north||1003.41 mi|
|24 hours||11° 37' 28.0"||803.73 mi||east||4° 40' 29.5"||321.22 mi||north||865.68 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Mon 12:00 Noon||320 km||199 miles||173 nm|| SSE|
|Mogadishu||Mon 11:00 AM||1130 km||702 miles||610 nm|| WNW|
|Moroni||Mon 11:00 AM||1667 km||1036 miles||900 nm|| SW|
|Dar es Salaam||Mon 11:00 AM||1802 km||1120 miles||973 nm|| WSW|
|Aden||Mon 11:00 AM||1945 km||1208 miles||1050 nm|| NNW|
|Djibouti||Mon 11:00 AM||1960 km||1218 miles||1059 nm|| NW|
|Nairobi||Mon 11:00 AM||1995 km||1240 miles||1077 nm|| W|
|Antananarivo||Mon 11:00 AM||2049 km||1273 miles||1107 nm|| SSW|
|Port Louis||Mon 12:00 Noon||2052 km||1275 miles||1108 nm|| S|
|Diego Garcia||Mon 2:00 PM||2053 km||1276 miles||1109 nm|| ESE|
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