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, August 20, 2013 at 19:54:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, August 20, 2013 at 19:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 43' ||South|
|Longitude: ||57° 10' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.82 meters/second, 1590.6 km/hour, 988.3 miles/hour or 858.8 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' 27.2"||16.47 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||north||16.47 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 11.7"||988.29 mi||west||0° 11' 18.9"||12.96 mi||north||988.62 mi|
|24 hours||12° 52' 19.9"||880.19 mi||east||4° 41' 05.9"||321.96 mi||north||941.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Tue 11:54 PM||490 km||305 miles||265 nm|| NNW|
|Port Louis||Tue 11:54 PM||1268 km||788 miles||685 nm|| S|
|Saint-Denis||Tue 11:54 PM||1359 km||844 miles||734 nm|| S|
|Antananarivo||Tue 10:54 PM||1536 km||955 miles||829 nm|| SW|
|Moroni||Tue 10:54 PM||1552 km||964 miles||838 nm|| WSW|
|Diego Garcia||Wed 1:54 AM||1688 km||1049 miles||911 nm|| E|
|Mogadishu||Tue 10:54 PM||1771 km||1101 miles||956 nm|| NW|
|Dar es Salaam||Tue 10:54 PM||1983 km||1232 miles||1071 nm|| W|
|Male||Wed 12:54 AM||2307 km||1433 miles||1246 nm|| NE|
|Dodoma||Tue 10:54 PM||2381 km||1480 miles||1286 nm|| W|
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