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 Sunday, December 29, 2013 at 05:40:00 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: 15%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, December 29, 2013 at 05:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 02' ||South|
|Longitude: ||47° 44' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.69 meters/second, 1536.1 km/hour, 954.5 miles/hour or 829.4 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' 25.7"||15.91 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.11 mi||south||15.91 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 37.9"||954.26 mi||west||0° 05' 57.2"||6.82 mi||south||954.03 mi|
|24 hours||14° 08' 12.7"||935.06 mi||east||1° 51' 59.0"||128.37 mi||south||939.04 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Antananarivo||Sun 8:40 AM||209 km||130 miles||113 nm|| S|
|Toamasina||Sun 8:40 AM||216 km||134 miles||117 nm|| SE|
|Antsirabe||Sun 8:40 AM||321 km||200 miles||174 nm|| SSW|
|Mamoutzou||Sun 8:40 AM||542 km||337 miles||293 nm|| NNW|
|Mutsamudu||Sun 8:40 AM||648 km||402 miles||350 nm|| NW|
|Moroni||Sun 8:40 AM||761 km||473 miles||411 nm|| NW|
|Saint-Denis||Sun 9:40 AM||917 km||570 miles||495 nm|| ESE|
|Nampula||Sun 7:40 AM||930 km||578 miles||502 nm|| WNW|
|Port Louis||Sun 9:40 AM||1087 km||676 miles||587 nm|| ESE|
|Dar es Salaam||Sun 8:40 AM||1456 km||905 miles||786 nm|| NW|
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