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 Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 03:36:00 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: 39%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 57' ||South|
|Longitude: ||51° 12' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.81 meters/second, 1547.3 km/hour, 961.5 miles/hour or 835.5 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' 27.0"||16.02 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.15 mi||north||16.03 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 08.7"||961.32 mi||west||0° 07' 40.1"||8.79 mi||north||961.67 mi|
|24 hours||12° 51' 19.5"||855.13 mi||east||3° 26' 59.5"||237.19 mi||north||893.97 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Toamasina||Thu 6:36 AM||310 km||193 miles||167 nm|| SW|
|Antsiranana||Thu 6:36 AM||456 km||283 miles||246 nm|| NNW|
|Antananarivo||Thu 6:36 AM||511 km||318 miles||276 nm|| SW|
|Mahajanga||Thu 6:36 AM||525 km||326 miles||283 nm|| W|
|Antsirabe||Thu 6:36 AM||619 km||385 miles||334 nm|| SW|
|Saint-Denis||Thu 7:36 AM||706 km||439 miles||381 nm|| SE|
|Mamoutzou||Thu 6:36 AM||733 km||455 miles||396 nm|| WNW|
|Port Louis||Thu 7:36 AM||813 km||505 miles||439 nm|| SE|
|Mutsamudu||Thu 6:36 AM||846 km||526 miles||457 nm|| WNW|
|Moroni||Thu 6:36 AM||975 km||606 miles||527 nm|| WNW|
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