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, May 23, 2013 at 19:58:00 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: 97%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 23, 2013 at 19:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 17' ||South|
|Longitude: ||40° 04' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.95 meters/second, 1540.6 km/hour, 957.3 miles/hour or 831.9 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' 24.7"||15.96 mi||west||0° 00' 07.7"||0.15 mi||south||15.96 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 45.9"||957.07 mi||west||0° 07' 41.0"||8.81 mi||south||956.80 mi|
|24 hours||14° 27' 08.9"||959.71 mi||east||2° 32' 34.3"||174.89 mi||south||969.07 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nampula||Thu 9:58 PM||155 km||96 miles||84 nm|| NNW|
|Blantyre||Thu 9:58 PM||544 km||338 miles||294 nm|| W|
|Moroni||Thu 10:58 PM||620 km||385 miles||335 nm|| NE|
|Mutsamudu||Thu 10:58 PM||653 km||406 miles||353 nm|| NE|
|Mahajanga||Thu 10:58 PM||672 km||417 miles||363 nm|| E|
|Mamoutzou||Thu 10:58 PM||678 km||422 miles||366 nm|| NE|
|Beira||Thu 9:58 PM||679 km||422 miles||366 nm|| SW|
|Lilongwe||Thu 9:58 PM||722 km||449 miles||390 nm|| WNW|
|Antsirabe||Thu 10:58 PM||837 km||520 miles||452 nm|| ESE|
|Antananarivo||Thu 10:58 PM||843 km||524 miles||455 nm|| ESE|
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