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 16:00:00 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: 72%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, September 14, 2013 at 16:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 28' ||South|
|Longitude: ||54° 41' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.54 meters/second, 1531.9 km/hour, 951.9 miles/hour or 827.2 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' 25.4"||15.87 mi||west||0° 00' 05.6"||0.11 mi||north||15.87 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 22.1"||951.74 mi||west||0° 05' 47.6"||6.64 mi||north||952.01 mi|
|24 hours||13° 41' 24.4"||903.41 mi||east||2° 49' 10.0"||193.88 mi||north||930.43 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Saint-Denis||Sat 8:00 PM||385 km||240 miles||208 nm|| SSE|
|Port Louis||Sat 8:00 PM||420 km||261 miles||227 nm|| SE|
|Toamasina||Sat 7:00 PM||565 km||351 miles||305 nm|| W|
|Antananarivo||Sat 7:00 PM||775 km||482 miles||419 nm|| WSW|
|Antsirabe||Sat 7:00 PM||850 km||528 miles||459 nm|| WSW|
|Moroni||Sat 7:00 PM||1383 km||859 miles||747 nm|| WNW|
|Victoria||Sat 8:00 PM||1424 km||885 miles||769 nm|| N|
|Dar es Salaam||Sat 7:00 PM||2047 km||1272 miles||1105 nm|| WNW|
|Diego Garcia||Sat 10:00 PM||2228 km||1384 miles||1203 nm|| ENE|
|Lilongwe||Sat 6:00 PM||2273 km||1412 miles||1227 nm|| W|
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