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 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: 58%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 12, 2013 at 16:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||15° 18' ||South|
|Longitude: ||38° 11' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.95 meters/second, 1551.4 km/hour, 964.0 miles/hour or 837.7 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"||16.07 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.14 mi||north||16.07 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 43.5"||963.88 mi||west||0° 07' 33.6"||8.67 mi||north||964.21 mi|
|24 hours||13° 04' 54.9"||872.93 mi||east||3° 24' 54.5"||234.79 mi||north||910.29 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nampula||Sat 6:00 PM||118 km||73 miles||64 nm|| E|
|Blantyre||Sat 6:00 PM||345 km||214 miles||186 nm|| W|
|Lilongwe||Sat 6:00 PM||497 km||309 miles||268 nm|| WNW|
|Beira||Sat 6:00 PM||614 km||382 miles||332 nm|| SW|
|Mzuzu||Sat 6:00 PM||620 km||385 miles||335 nm|| NW|
|Moroni||Sat 7:00 PM||686 km||426 miles||371 nm|| NE|
|Mutsamudu||Sat 7:00 PM||757 km||470 miles||409 nm|| ENE|
|Harare||Sat 6:00 PM||811 km||504 miles||438 nm|| WSW|
|Mamoutzou||Sat 7:00 PM||811 km||504 miles||438 nm|| ENE|
|Dar es Salaam||Sat 7:00 PM||946 km||588 miles||511 nm|| N|
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