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 Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 21:28:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 21:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 06' ||South|
|Longitude: ||43° 53' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.39 meters/second, 1596.2 km/hour, 991.8 miles/hour or 861.9 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' 28.8"||16.53 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||south||16.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 50.8"||991.74 mi||west||0° 11' 12.2"||12.83 mi||south||991.59 mi|
|24 hours||12° 43' 49.7"||871.88 mi||east||4° 15' 21.0"||292.52 mi||south||914.51 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Moroni||Thu 12:28 AM||399 km||248 miles||216 nm|| S|
|Mutsamudu||Thu 12:28 AM||453 km||281 miles||245 nm|| S|
|Dar es Salaam||Thu 12:28 AM||527 km||327 miles||285 nm|| WNW|
|Mamoutzou||Thu 12:28 AM||539 km||335 miles||291 nm|| SSE|
|Zanzibar City||Thu 12:28 AM||561 km||348 miles||303 nm|| WNW|
|Mombasa||Thu 12:28 AM||646 km||402 miles||349 nm|| NW|
|Dodoma||Thu 12:28 AM||924 km||574 miles||499 nm|| WNW|
|Nampula||Wed 11:28 PM||925 km||575 miles||500 nm|| SSW|
|Nairobi||Thu 12:28 AM||1087 km||676 miles||587 nm|| NW|
|Mogadishu||Thu 12:28 AM||1133 km||704 miles||612 nm|| N|
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