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, October 12, 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: 58%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 15:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 21' ||South|
|Longitude: ||42° 60' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.85 meters/second, 1551.1 km/hour, 963.8 miles/hour or 837.5 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' 26.6"||16.06 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.14 mi||north||16.06 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 42.7"||963.67 mi||west||0° 07' 31.8"||8.63 mi||north||964.00 mi|
|24 hours||13° 05' 18.6"||873.19 mi||east||3° 24' 15.5"||234.05 mi||north||910.36 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mahajanga||Sat 6:40 PM||358 km||222 miles||193 nm|| E|
|Mamoutzou||Sat 6:40 PM||373 km||231 miles||201 nm|| NE|
|Mutsamudu||Sat 6:40 PM||383 km||238 miles||207 nm|| NNE|
|Nampula||Sat 5:40 PM||402 km||250 miles||217 nm|| W|
|Moroni||Sat 6:40 PM||409 km||254 miles||221 nm|| N|
|Antananarivo||Sat 6:40 PM||622 km||387 miles||336 nm|| SE|
|Antsirabe||Sat 6:40 PM||658 km||409 miles||355 nm|| SE|
|Toamasina||Sat 6:40 PM||750 km||466 miles||405 nm|| ESE|
|Beira||Sat 5:40 PM||998 km||620 miles||539 nm|| WSW|
|Lilongwe||Sat 5:40 PM||1005 km||624 miles||543 nm|| W|
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