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, January 4, 2014 at 11:22:00 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: 13%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 11:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 15' ||South|
|Longitude: ||52° 24' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.29 meters/second, 1592.2 km/hour, 989.4 miles/hour or 859.7 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' 27.0"||16.49 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||north||16.49 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 03.8"||989.35 mi||west||0° 11' 14.3"||12.87 mi||north||989.67 mi|
|24 hours||12° 51' 34.9"||880.41 mi||east||4° 37' 09.5"||317.44 mi||north||939.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Victoria||Sat 3:22 PM||523 km||325 miles||283 nm|| NE|
|Antsiranana||Sat 2:22 PM||562 km||349 miles||303 nm|| SW|
|Mamoutzou||Sat 2:22 PM||932 km||579 miles||503 nm|| WSW|
|Mutsamudu||Sat 2:22 PM||979 km||608 miles||528 nm|| WSW|
|Moroni||Sat 2:22 PM||1066 km||662 miles||576 nm|| WSW|
|Antananarivo||Sat 2:22 PM||1294 km||804 miles||699 nm|| SSW|
|Mogadishu||Sat 2:22 PM||1382 km||859 miles||746 nm|| NW|
|Port Louis||Sat 3:22 PM||1429 km||888 miles||771 nm|| SSE|
|Saint-Denis||Sat 3:22 PM||1436 km||892 miles||775 nm|| SSE|
|Dar es Salaam||Sat 2:22 PM||1457 km||905 miles||786 nm|| W|
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