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 Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 15:18:00 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: 56%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, July 16, 2013 at 15:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 46' ||South|
|Longitude: ||43° 34' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.81 meters/second, 1572.5 km/hour, 977.1 miles/hour or 849.1 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' 28.8"||16.29 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||south||16.29 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 49.0"||976.96 mi||west||0° 09' 08.7"||10.48 mi||south||976.73 mi|
|24 hours||12° 51' 42.5"||867.79 mi||east||3° 20' 16.1"||229.49 mi||south||891.61 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mutsamudu||Tue 6:18 PM||112 km||70 miles||61 nm|| NE|
|Moroni||Tue 6:18 PM||124 km||77 miles||67 nm|| NNW|
|Mamoutzou||Tue 6:18 PM||181 km||113 miles||98 nm|| E|
|Mahajanga||Tue 6:18 PM||442 km||274 miles||238 nm|| SE|
|Nampula||Tue 5:18 PM||533 km||331 miles||288 nm|| WSW|
|Antsiranana||Tue 6:18 PM||625 km||388 miles||337 nm|| E|
|Antananarivo||Tue 6:18 PM||802 km||498 miles||433 nm|| SSE|
|Dar es Salaam||Tue 6:18 PM||808 km||502 miles||436 nm|| NW|
|Toamasina||Tue 6:18 PM||865 km||537 miles||467 nm|| SE|
|Antsirabe||Tue 6:18 PM||869 km||540 miles||469 nm|| SSE|
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