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 Friday, April 5, 2013 at 04:36:00 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: 28%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, April 5, 2013 at 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 20' ||South|
|Longitude: ||49° 35' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.43 meters/second, 1574.7 km/hour, 978.5 miles/hour or 850.3 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' 28.6"||16.31 mi||west||0° 00' 09.5"||0.18 mi||north||16.31 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 40.9"||978.42 mi||west||0° 09' 36.9"||11.02 mi||north||978.78 mi|
|24 hours||12° 16' 14.5"||829.28 mi||east||4° 05' 53.7"||281.69 mi||north||881.26 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Antsiranana||Fri 7:36 AM||32 km||20 miles||17 nm|| WNW|
|Mamoutzou||Fri 7:36 AM||475 km||295 miles||257 nm|| W|
|Mahajanga||Fri 7:36 AM||515 km||320 miles||278 nm|| SW|
|Mutsamudu||Fri 7:36 AM||564 km||351 miles||305 nm|| W|
|Toamasina||Fri 7:36 AM||643 km||400 miles||347 nm|| S|
|Moroni||Fri 7:36 AM||686 km||427 miles||371 nm|| W|
|Antananarivo||Fri 7:36 AM||761 km||473 miles||411 nm|| SSW|
|Antsirabe||Fri 7:36 AM||876 km||545 miles||473 nm|| SSW|
|Victoria||Fri 8:36 AM||1070 km||665 miles||578 nm|| NE|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 8:36 AM||1133 km||704 miles||612 nm|| SSE|
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