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 Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 22:00:00 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: 95%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, August 22, 2013 at 22:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||1° 12' ||North|
|Longitude: ||52° 01' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.07 meters/second, 1613.1 km/hour, 1002.3 miles/hour or 871.0 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' 29.5"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||north||16.71 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 32.7"||1002.30 mi||west||0° 11' 50.9"||13.57 mi||north||1002.36 mi|
|24 hours||12° 02' 40.4"||833.01 mi||east||4° 36' 04.2"||316.17 mi||north||889.51 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Fri 2:00 AM||748 km||465 miles||404 nm|| SSE|
|Mogadishu||Fri 1:00 AM||749 km||466 miles||405 nm|| W|
|Galkayo||Fri 1:00 AM||800 km||497 miles||432 nm|| NW|
|Aden||Fri 1:00 AM||1502 km||933 miles||811 nm|| NNW|
|Djibouti||Fri 1:00 AM||1511 km||939 miles||816 nm|| NW|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 1:00 AM||1669 km||1037 miles||901 nm|| WSW|
|Addis Ababa||Fri 1:00 AM||1706 km||1060 miles||921 nm|| WNW|
|Nairobi||Fri 1:00 AM||1714 km||1065 miles||926 nm|| W|
|Moroni||Fri 1:00 AM||1717 km||1067 miles||927 nm|| SSW|
|Sana||Fri 1:00 AM||1786 km||1110 miles||964 nm|| NNW|
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