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 31, 2014 at 09:38:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 31, 2014 at 09:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 41' ||South|
|Longitude: ||44° 10' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.31 meters/second, 1577.9 km/hour, 980.5 miles/hour or 852.0 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"||16.34 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.34 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 22.1"||980.41 mi||west||0° 10' 39.6"||12.21 mi||north||980.78 mi|
|24 hours||13° 34' 19.5"||922.60 mi||east||4° 30' 45.8"||310.15 mi||north||978.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Moroni||Fri 12:38 PM||143 km||89 miles||77 nm|| SW|
|Mutsamudu||Fri 12:38 PM||165 km||102 miles||89 nm|| S|
|Mamoutzou||Fri 12:38 PM||259 km||161 miles||140 nm|| SSE|
|Antsiranana||Fri 12:38 PM||586 km||364 miles||316 nm|| ESE|
|Mahajanga||Fri 12:38 PM||603 km||375 miles||326 nm|| SSE|
|Dar es Salaam||Fri 12:38 PM||687 km||427 miles||371 nm|| NW|
|Nampula||Fri 11:38 AM||724 km||450 miles||391 nm|| SW|
|Zanzibar City||Fri 12:38 PM||742 km||461 miles||401 nm|| NW|
|Mombasa||Fri 12:38 PM||886 km||551 miles||478 nm|| NW|
|Antananarivo||Fri 12:38 PM||979 km||608 miles||529 nm|| SSE|
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