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 15:50:00 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: 58%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 15:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 20' ||South|
|Longitude: ||40° 35' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.90 meters/second, 1551.2 km/hour, 963.9 miles/hour or 837.6 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' 26.7"||16.07 mi||west||0° 00' 07.4"||0.14 mi||north||16.07 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 43.1"||963.77 mi||west||0° 07' 32.8"||8.65 mi||north||964.10 mi|
|24 hours||13° 05' 06.8"||873.06 mi||east||3° 24' 35.0"||234.42 mi||north||910.33 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nampula||Sat 5:50 PM||145 km||90 miles||78 nm|| W|
|Moroni||Sat 6:50 PM||501 km||311 miles||271 nm|| NE|
|Mutsamudu||Sat 6:50 PM||541 km||336 miles||292 nm|| NE|
|Mamoutzou||Sat 6:50 PM||575 km||357 miles||311 nm|| ENE|
|Blantyre||Sat 5:50 PM||601 km||374 miles||325 nm|| W|
|Lilongwe||Sat 5:50 PM||749 km||465 miles||404 nm|| W|
|Beira||Sat 5:50 PM||788 km||490 miles||426 nm|| SW|
|Antananarivo||Sat 6:50 PM||837 km||520 miles||452 nm|| ESE|
|Antsirabe||Sat 6:50 PM||848 km||527 miles||458 nm|| SE|
|Dar es Salaam||Sat 6:50 PM||952 km||591 miles||514 nm|| N|
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