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 31, 2013 at 02:00:00 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: 58%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 31, 2013 at 02:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 24' ||South|
|Longitude: ||52° 05' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.60 meters/second, 1604.2 km/hour, 996.8 miles/hour or 866.2 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' 29.8"||16.61 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||north||16.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 57.8"||996.76 mi||west||0° 11' 15.1"||12.89 mi||north||997.03 mi|
|24 hours||11° 45' 15.4"||808.06 mi||east||4° 33' 10.3"||312.86 mi||north||869.06 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Fri 6:00 AM||422 km||262 miles||228 nm|| ENE|
|Moroni||Fri 5:00 AM||1126 km||699 miles||608 nm|| WSW|
|Mogadishu||Fri 5:00 AM||1197 km||744 miles||646 nm|| NW|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 5:00 AM||1415 km||880 miles||764 nm|| W|
|Antananarivo||Fri 5:00 AM||1471 km||914 miles||794 nm|| SSW|
|Port Louis||Fri 6:00 AM||1632 km||1014 miles||881 nm|| SSE|
|Saint-Denis||Fri 6:00 AM||1643 km||1021 miles||887 nm|| SSE|
|Nairobi||Fri 5:00 AM||1787 km||1110 miles||965 nm|| WNW|
|Dodoma||Fri 5:00 AM||1808 km||1123 miles||976 nm|| W|
|Lilongwe||Fri 4:00 AM||2173 km||1350 miles||1173 nm|| WSW|
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