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 21:10:00 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 21:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 28' ||South|
|Longitude: ||38° 52' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.14 meters/second, 1591.7 km/hour, 989.0 miles/hour or 859.4 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||16.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 15.9"||988.99 mi||west||0° 11' 22.3"||13.03 mi||north||989.32 mi|
|24 hours||12° 50' 43.5"||878.92 mi||east||4° 41' 57.6"||322.94 mi||north||940.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Dar es Salaam||Wed 12:10 AM||189 km||117 miles||102 nm|| NNE|
|Zanzibar City||Wed 12:10 AM||258 km||160 miles||139 nm|| N|
|Dodoma||Wed 12:10 AM||428 km||266 miles||231 nm|| NW|
|Mombasa||Wed 12:10 AM||497 km||309 miles||268 nm|| N|
|Karonga||Tue 11:10 PM||565 km||351 miles||305 nm|| WSW|
|Mbeya||Wed 12:10 AM||597 km||371 miles||322 nm|| W|
|Moroni||Wed 12:10 AM||603 km||375 miles||326 nm|| SE|
|Arusha||Wed 12:10 AM||613 km||381 miles||331 nm|| NNW|
|Mzuzu||Tue 11:10 PM||625 km||389 miles||338 nm|| WSW|
|Mutsamudu||Wed 12:10 AM||731 km||454 miles||395 nm|| SE|
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