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 Wednesday, August 21, 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: 99%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, August 21, 2013 at 21:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 46' ||South|
|Longitude: ||51° 42' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.68 meters/second, 1608.0 km/hour, 999.2 miles/hour or 868.3 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' 28.4"||16.65 mi||west||0° 00' 12.0"||0.23 mi||north||16.65 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 31.3"||999.18 mi||west||0° 12' 00.6"||13.76 mi||north||999.38 mi|
|24 hours||12° 23' 24.4"||855.24 mi||east||4° 48' 04.3"||329.91 mi||north||917.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Thu 1:10 AM||426 km||265 miles||230 nm|| ESE|
|Mogadishu||Thu 12:10 AM||957 km||594 miles||517 nm|| NW|
|Moroni||Thu 12:10 AM||1272 km||790 miles||687 nm|| SW|
|Dar es Salaam||Thu 12:10 AM||1417 km||880 miles||765 nm|| WSW|
|Nairobi||Thu 12:10 AM||1678 km||1043 miles||906 nm|| W|
|Antananarivo||Thu 12:10 AM||1736 km||1079 miles||937 nm|| SSW|
|Dodoma||Thu 12:10 AM||1790 km||1112 miles||966 nm|| W|
|Port Louis||Thu 1:10 AM||1919 km||1193 miles||1036 nm|| SSE|
|Saint-Denis||Thu 1:10 AM||1935 km||1203 miles||1045 nm|| SSE|
|Djibouti||Thu 12:10 AM||1945 km||1209 miles||1050 nm|| NNW|
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