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 11:42:00 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: 13%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 4, 2014 at 11:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 11' ||South|
|Longitude: ||47° 35' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.37 meters/second, 1592.5 km/hour, 989.6 miles/hour or 859.9 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' 05.3"||989.53 mi||west||0° 11' 15.1"||12.89 mi||north||989.85 mi|
|24 hours||12° 51' 03.2"||879.95 mi||east||4° 37' 19.8"||317.64 mi||north||939.40 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Antsiranana||Sat 2:42 PM||490 km||305 miles||265 nm|| SSE|
|Mutsamudu||Sat 2:42 PM||562 km||349 miles||304 nm|| SW|
|Mamoutzou||Sat 2:42 PM||571 km||355 miles||308 nm|| SSW|
|Moroni||Sat 2:42 PM||607 km||377 miles||328 nm|| SW|
|Dar es Salaam||Sat 2:42 PM||929 km||577 miles||501 nm|| W|
|Zanzibar City||Sat 2:42 PM||954 km||593 miles||515 nm|| WNW|
|Victoria||Sat 3:42 PM||954 km||593 miles||515 nm|| ENE|
|Mombasa||Sat 2:42 PM||988 km||614 miles||533 nm|| WNW|
|Mogadishu||Sat 2:42 PM||1158 km||719 miles||625 nm|| NNW|
|Antananarivo||Sat 2:42 PM||1188 km||738 miles||641 nm|| S|
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