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 Monday, August 19, 2013 at 20:00:00 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: 98%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, August 19, 2013 at 20:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 56' ||South|
|Longitude: ||42° 19' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.99 meters/second, 1566.0 km/hour, 973.1 miles/hour or 845.6 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' 25.7"||16.22 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.22 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 49.4"||972.96 mi||west||0° 09' 46.6"||11.20 mi||north||973.34 mi|
|24 hours||13° 24' 24.5"||903.96 mi||east||4° 14' 07.1"||291.12 mi||north||956.16 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Moroni||Mon 11:00 PM||177 km||110 miles||96 nm|| NE|
|Mutsamudu||Mon 11:00 PM||242 km||150 miles||131 nm|| ENE|
|Mamoutzou||Mon 11:00 PM||317 km||197 miles||171 nm|| E|
|Nampula||Mon 10:00 PM||409 km||254 miles||221 nm|| SW|
|Mahajanga||Mon 11:00 PM||531 km||330 miles||286 nm|| SE|
|Dar es Salaam||Mon 11:00 PM||753 km||468 miles||407 nm|| NNW|
|Zanzibar City||Mon 11:00 PM||823 km||511 miles||444 nm|| NNW|
|Antananarivo||Mon 11:00 PM||865 km||538 miles||467 nm|| SE|
|Antsirabe||Mon 11:00 PM||918 km||570 miles||496 nm|| SSE|
|Lilongwe||Mon 10:00 PM||932 km||579 miles||503 nm|| W|
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