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 20:44:00 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 20:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 33' ||South|
|Longitude: ||45° 07' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.03 meters/second, 1591.3 km/hour, 988.8 miles/hour or 859.2 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"||16.48 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||north||16.48 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 14.5"||988.76 mi||west||0° 11' 21.1"||13.00 mi||north||989.08 mi|
|24 hours||12° 51' 16.5"||879.35 mi||east||4° 41' 40.4"||322.61 mi||north||940.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Moroni||Tue 11:44 PM||397 km||247 miles||214 nm|| SSW|
|Mutsamudu||Tue 11:44 PM||407 km||253 miles||220 nm|| S|
|Mamoutzou||Tue 11:44 PM||468 km||291 miles||253 nm|| S|
|Dar es Salaam||Tue 11:44 PM||672 km||417 miles||363 nm|| WNW|
|Zanzibar City||Tue 11:44 PM||706 km||439 miles||381 nm|| WNW|
|Mombasa||Tue 11:44 PM||782 km||486 miles||422 nm|| NW|
|Nampula||Tue 10:44 PM||967 km||601 miles||522 nm|| SW|
|Dodoma||Tue 11:44 PM||1069 km||664 miles||577 nm|| WNW|
|Mogadishu||Tue 11:44 PM||1172 km||728 miles||633 nm|| N|
|Antananarivo||Tue 11:44 PM||1175 km||730 miles||635 nm|| SSE|
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