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 08:50:00 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 08:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 39' ||South|
|Longitude: ||42° 39' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.56 meters/second, 1614.8 km/hour, 1003.4 miles/hour or 871.9 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' 30.6"||16.72 mi||west||0° 00' 11.7"||0.23 mi||north||16.72 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 39.3"||1003.39 mi||west||0° 11' 47.5"||13.50 mi||north||1003.52 mi|
|24 hours||11° 36' 58.8"||803.23 mi||east||4° 40' 13.3"||320.92 mi||north||865.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mombasa||Mon 11:50 AM||424 km||264 miles||229 nm|| SW|
|Mogadishu||Mon 11:50 AM||506 km||314 miles||273 nm|| NE|
|Zanzibar City||Mon 11:50 AM||629 km||391 miles||340 nm|| SW|
|Nairobi||Mon 11:50 AM||650 km||404 miles||351 nm|| W|
|Dar es Salaam||Mon 11:50 AM||683 km||424 miles||369 nm|| SSW|
|Nakuru||Mon 11:50 AM||747 km||464 miles||403 nm|| WNW|
|Dodoma||Mon 11:50 AM||915 km||569 miles||494 nm|| WSW|
|Moroni||Mon 11:50 AM||1110 km||690 miles||599 nm|| S|
|Kampala||Mon 11:50 AM||1141 km||709 miles||616 nm|| W|
|Addis Ababa||Mon 11:50 AM||1256 km||781 miles||678 nm|| NNW|
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