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 11:42:00 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 11:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 22' ||South|
|Longitude: ||38° 41' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.06 meters/second, 1530.2 km/hour, 950.8 miles/hour or 826.2 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' 23.8"||15.85 mi||west||0° 00' 05.9"||0.11 mi||north||15.85 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 53.2"||950.67 mi||west||0° 05' 58.9"||6.86 mi||north||950.95 mi|
|24 hours||14° 08' 15.8"||933.49 mi||east||2° 53' 58.9"||199.40 mi||north||961.35 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Nampula||Thu 1:42 PM||256 km||159 miles||138 nm|| NNE|
|Blantyre||Thu 1:42 PM||430 km||267 miles||232 nm|| WNW|
|Beira||Thu 1:42 PM||490 km||305 miles||265 nm|| SW|
|Lilongwe||Thu 1:42 PM||646 km||401 miles||349 nm|| NW|
|Mutare||Thu 1:42 PM||662 km||412 miles||358 nm|| WSW|
|Chipata||Thu 1:42 PM||768 km||477 miles||415 nm|| WNW|
|Moroni||Thu 2:42 PM||804 km||499 miles||434 nm|| NE|
|Harare||Thu 1:42 PM||813 km||505 miles||439 nm|| W|
|Mutsamudu||Thu 2:42 PM||842 km||523 miles||455 nm|| NE|
|Mamoutzou||Thu 2:42 PM||867 km||539 miles||468 nm|| NE|
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