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 20:10:00 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 20:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 40' ||South|
|Longitude: ||53° 19' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.89 meters/second, 1590.8 km/hour, 988.5 miles/hour or 859.0 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||16.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 12.6"||988.44 mi||west||0° 11' 19.6"||12.97 mi||north||988.77 mi|
|24 hours||12° 51' 59.6"||879.93 mi||east||4° 41' 17.0"||322.17 mi||north||941.26 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Wed 12:10 AM||506 km||314 miles||273 nm|| NNE|
|Mamoutzou||Tue 11:10 PM||994 km||618 miles||537 nm|| WSW|
|Moroni||Tue 11:10 PM||1145 km||711 miles||618 nm|| WSW|
|Antananarivo||Tue 11:10 PM||1296 km||805 miles||700 nm|| SSW|
|Port Louis||Wed 12:10 AM||1350 km||839 miles||729 nm|| SSE|
|Saint-Denis||Wed 12:10 AM||1371 km||852 miles||740 nm|| S|
|Mogadishu||Tue 11:10 PM||1478 km||918 miles||798 nm|| NW|
|Dar es Salaam||Tue 11:10 PM||1560 km||970 miles||843 nm|| W|
|Dodoma||Tue 11:10 PM||1959 km||1217 miles||1058 nm|| W|
|Nairobi||Tue 11:10 PM||2002 km||1244 miles||1081 nm|| WNW|
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