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 Friday, January 3, 2014 at 11:12:00 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: 6%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 3, 2014 at 11:12:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 31' ||South|
|Longitude: ||41° 16' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.42 meters/second, 1567.5 km/hour, 974.0 miles/hour or 846.4 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' 25.2"||16.23 mi||west||0° 00' 09.7"||0.19 mi||north||16.23 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 15.3"||973.93 mi||west||0° 09' 51.1"||11.29 mi||north||974.30 mi|
|24 hours||13° 33' 01.5"||915.15 mi||east||4° 14' 08.8"||291.15 mi||north||966.67 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Moroni||Fri 2:12 PM||242 km||150 miles||131 nm|| ENE|
|Mutsamudu||Fri 2:12 PM||343 km||213 miles||185 nm|| E|
|Nampula||Fri 1:12 PM||361 km||224 miles||195 nm|| SW|
|Mamoutzou||Fri 2:12 PM||432 km||269 miles||233 nm|| E|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 2:12 PM||666 km||414 miles||359 nm|| NNW|
|Zanzibar City||Fri 2:12 PM||738 km||458 miles||398 nm|| NNW|
|Lilongwe||Fri 1:12 PM||828 km||515 miles||447 nm|| WSW|
|Dodoma||Fri 2:12 PM||927 km||576 miles||500 nm|| NW|
|Mombasa||Fri 2:12 PM||952 km||591 miles||514 nm|| N|
|Antananarivo||Fri 2:12 PM||975 km||606 miles||527 nm|| SE|
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