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 Saturday, May 4, 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: 32%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, May 4, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 52' ||South|
|Longitude: ||52° 51' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.28 meters/second, 1610.2 km/hour, 1000.5 miles/hour or 869.4 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' 30.9"||16.68 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||north||16.68 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 57.7"||1000.54 mi||west||0° 11' 11.3"||12.82 mi||north||1000.76 mi|
|24 hours||11° 26' 33.7"||788.71 mi||east||4° 30' 31.5"||309.82 mi||north||849.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Sat 8:00 AM||290 km||180 miles||157 nm|| E|
|Mogadishu||Sat 7:00 AM||1132 km||703 miles||611 nm|| NW|
|Moroni||Sat 7:00 AM||1291 km||802 miles||697 nm|| SW|
|Dar es Salaam||Sat 7:00 AM||1517 km||943 miles||819 nm|| W|
|Antananarivo||Sat 7:00 AM||1659 km||1031 miles||896 nm|| SSW|
|Port Louis||Sat 8:00 AM||1766 km||1097 miles||953 nm|| SSE|
|Saint-Denis||Sat 8:00 AM||1793 km||1114 miles||968 nm|| S|
|Nairobi||Sat 7:00 AM||1825 km||1134 miles||986 nm|| WNW|
|Dodoma||Sat 7:00 AM||1901 km||1181 miles||1026 nm|| W|
|Djibouti||Sat 7:00 AM||2113 km||1313 miles||1141 nm|| NNW|
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