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, May 3, 2013 at 03:00:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 43%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 3, 2013 at 03:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 24' ||South|
|Longitude: ||55° 29' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.21 meters/second, 1592.0 km/hour, 989.2 miles/hour or 859.6 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' 29.5"||16.49 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 37.7"||989.16 mi||west||0° 10' 30.5"||12.04 mi||north||989.48 mi|
|24 hours||11° 53' 11.5"||811.24 mi||east||4° 21' 04.6"||299.03 mi||north||868.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Fri 7:00 AM||529 km||329 miles||286 nm|| N|
|Port Louis||Fri 7:00 AM||1210 km||752 miles||653 nm|| S|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 7:00 AM||1269 km||789 miles||685 nm|| S|
|Moroni||Fri 6:00 AM||1354 km||841 miles||731 nm|| WSW|
|Antananarivo||Fri 6:00 AM||1358 km||844 miles||733 nm|| SW|
|Mogadishu||Fri 6:00 AM||1693 km||1052 miles||914 nm|| NW|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 6:00 AM||1807 km||1123 miles||976 nm|| W|
|Diego Garcia||Fri 9:00 AM||1879 km||1168 miles||1015 nm|| E|
|Dodoma||Fri 6:00 AM||2205 km||1370 miles||1191 nm|| W|
|Nairobi||Fri 6:00 AM||2253 km||1400 miles||1217 nm|| WNW|
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