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 Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 10:32:00 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: 9%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, December 5, 2013 at 10:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 29' ||South|
|Longitude: ||55° 29' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.76 meters/second, 1529.1 km/hour, 950.2 miles/hour or 825.7 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' 23.7"||15.84 mi||west||0° 00' 05.7"||0.11 mi||north||15.84 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 49.0"||950.00 mi||west||0° 05' 50.5"||6.70 mi||north||950.28 mi|
|24 hours||14° 10' 11.5"||935.03 mi||east||2° 51' 00.5"||195.99 mi||north||962.10 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Thu 2:32 PM||365 km||227 miles||197 nm|| SE|
|Saint-Denis||Thu 2:32 PM||377 km||234 miles||203 nm|| S|
|Toamasina||Thu 1:32 PM||649 km||403 miles||351 nm|| W|
|Antananarivo||Thu 1:32 PM||858 km||533 miles||463 nm|| WSW|
|Antsirabe||Thu 1:32 PM||930 km||578 miles||502 nm|| WSW|
|Victoria||Thu 2:32 PM||1422 km||884 miles||768 nm|| N|
|Moroni||Thu 1:32 PM||1460 km||907 miles||788 nm|| WNW|
|Dar es Salaam||Thu 1:32 PM||2118 km||1316 miles||1144 nm|| WNW|
|Diego Garcia||Thu 4:32 PM||2153 km||1338 miles||1163 nm|| ENE|
|Lilongwe||Thu 12:32 PM||2358 km||1465 miles||1273 nm|| W|
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