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 Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 15:40:00 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: 72%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 15:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 30' ||South|
|Longitude: ||59° 30' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.46 meters/second, 1531.7 km/hour, 951.7 miles/hour or 827.0 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' 25.2"||15.86 mi||west||0° 00' 05.6"||0.11 mi||north||15.86 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 21.5"||951.56 mi||west||0° 05' 45.4"||6.60 mi||north||951.83 mi|
|24 hours||13° 41' 42.2"||903.58 mi||east||2° 48' 19.2"||192.91 mi||north||930.38 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Sat 7:40 PM||362 km||225 miles||196 nm|| SW|
|Saint-Denis||Sat 7:40 PM||566 km||352 miles||306 nm|| SW|
|Antananarivo||Sat 6:40 PM||1276 km||793 miles||689 nm|| W|
|Victoria||Sat 7:40 PM||1492 km||927 miles||805 nm|| NNW|
|Diego Garcia||Sat 9:40 PM||1798 km||1117 miles||971 nm|| NE|
|Moroni||Sat 6:40 PM||1858 km||1154 miles||1003 nm|| WNW|
|Dar es Salaam||Sat 6:40 PM||2493 km||1549 miles||1346 nm|| WNW|
|Mogadishu||Sat 6:40 PM||2662 km||1654 miles||1437 nm|| NW|
|Lilongwe||Sat 5:40 PM||2782 km||1728 miles||1502 nm|| W|
|Male||Sat 8:40 PM||2850 km||1771 miles||1539 nm|| NE|
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