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 04:00:00 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: 42%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 3, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 14' ||South|
|Longitude: ||40° 59' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.46 meters/second, 1592.9 km/hour, 989.8 miles/hour or 860.1 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' 29.7"||16.50 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.50 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 41.6"||989.72 mi||west||0° 10' 32.9"||12.08 mi||north||990.04 mi|
|24 hours||11° 51' 54.2"||810.18 mi||east||4° 21' 44.6"||299.80 mi||north||867.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 7:00 AM||326 km||202 miles||176 nm|| NW|
|Moroni||Fri 7:00 AM||371 km||231 miles||200 nm|| SE|
|Zanzibar City||Fri 7:00 AM||393 km||244 miles||212 nm|| NNW|
|Mutsamudu||Fri 7:00 AM||495 km||307 miles||267 nm|| SE|
|Mombasa||Fri 7:00 AM||591 km||367 miles||319 nm|| NNW|
|Mamoutzou||Fri 7:00 AM||608 km||378 miles||328 nm|| SE|
|Dodoma||Fri 7:00 AM||670 km||416 miles||362 nm|| WNW|
|Nampula||Fri 6:00 AM||677 km||421 miles||366 nm|| SSW|
|Lilongwe||Fri 6:00 AM||946 km||588 miles||511 nm|| SW|
|Nairobi||Fri 7:00 AM||993 km||617 miles||536 nm|| NNW|
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