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 Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 23:00:00 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: 83%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at 23:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 38' ||South|
|Longitude: ||64° 25' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.35 meters/second, 1592.5 km/hour, 989.5 miles/hour or 859.9 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' 27.9"||16.49 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||north||16.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 02.3"||989.48 mi||west||0° 11' 17.1"||12.93 mi||north||989.80 mi|
|24 hours||12° 26' 44.0"||851.21 mi||east||4° 37' 41.8"||318.06 mi||north||912.69 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Thu 5:00 AM||894 km||556 miles||483 nm|| E|
|Victoria||Thu 3:00 AM||1085 km||674 miles||586 nm|| WNW|
|Port Louis||Thu 3:00 AM||1478 km||918 miles||798 nm|| SSW|
|Saint-Denis||Thu 3:00 AM||1662 km||1033 miles||898 nm|| SW|
|Male||Thu 4:00 AM||1739 km||1081 miles||939 nm|| NE|
|Antananarivo||Thu 2:00 AM||2150 km||1336 miles||1161 nm|| SW|
|Moroni||Thu 2:00 AM||2335 km||1451 miles||1261 nm|| W|
|Thiruvananthapuram||Thu 4:30 AM||2350 km||1460 miles||1269 nm|| NE|
|Mogadishu||Thu 2:00 AM||2423 km||1506 miles||1308 nm|| WNW|
|Colombo||Thu 4:30 AM||2428 km||1509 miles||1311 nm|| NE|
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