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 21:20:00 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 21:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 26' ||South|
|Longitude: ||36° 27' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.18 meters/second, 1591.8 km/hour, 989.1 miles/hour or 859.5 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"||16.49 mi||west||0° 00' 11.3"||0.22 mi||north||16.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 16.5"||989.09 mi||west||0° 11' 22.7"||13.03 mi||north||989.41 mi|
|24 hours||12° 50' 30.9"||878.75 mi||east||4° 42' 04.1"||323.07 mi||north||940.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Dodoma||Wed 12:20 AM||263 km||163 miles||142 nm|| NNW|
|Dar es Salaam||Wed 12:20 AM||361 km||224 miles||195 nm|| ENE|
|Zanzibar City||Wed 12:20 AM||394 km||245 miles||213 nm|| NE|
|Mzuzu||Tue 11:20 PM||427 km||266 miles||231 nm|| SW|
|Arusha||Wed 12:20 AM||560 km||348 miles||302 nm|| N|
|Mombasa||Wed 12:20 AM||602 km||374 miles||325 nm|| NE|
|Lilongwe||Tue 11:20 PM||680 km||422 miles||367 nm|| SSW|
|Mwanza||Wed 12:20 AM||764 km||475 miles||412 nm|| NNW|
|Nairobi||Wed 12:20 AM||793 km||493 miles||428 nm|| N|
|Nampula||Tue 11:20 PM||799 km||497 miles||432 nm|| SSE|
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