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 16:50:00 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 16:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 23' ||South|
|Longitude: ||42° 40' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.74 meters/second, 1532.7 km/hour, 952.3 miles/hour or 827.6 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' 25.3"||15.87 mi||west||0° 00' 05.8"||0.11 mi||north||15.87 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 23.7"||952.18 mi||west||0° 05' 53.5"||6.75 mi||north||952.46 mi|
|24 hours||13° 40' 39.5"||902.98 mi||east||2° 51' 16.3"||196.29 mi||north||930.56 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nampula||Sat 6:50 PM||443 km||275 miles||239 nm|| NW|
|Antsirabe||Sat 7:50 PM||536 km||333 miles||289 nm|| ESE|
|Antananarivo||Sat 7:50 PM||540 km||336 miles||292 nm|| ESE|
|Mamoutzou||Sat 7:50 PM||580 km||360 miles||313 nm|| NNE|
|Mutsamudu||Sat 7:50 PM||608 km||378 miles||328 nm|| NNE|
|Moroni||Sat 7:50 PM||637 km||396 miles||344 nm|| N|
|Toamasina||Sat 7:50 PM||719 km||447 miles||388 nm|| E|
|Beira||Sat 6:50 PM||870 km||540 miles||469 nm|| WSW|
|Lilongwe||Sat 6:50 PM||1025 km||637 miles||554 nm|| WNW|
|Dar es Salaam||Sat 7:50 PM||1226 km||762 miles||662 nm|| NNW|
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