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 Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 06:40:00 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: 6%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, February 27, 2014 at 06:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 56' ||South|
|Longitude: ||53° 35' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.70 meters/second, 1564.9 km/hour, 972.4 miles/hour or 845.0 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"||16.21 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.21 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 16.5"||972.30 mi||west||0° 09' 15.3"||10.60 mi||north||972.66 mi|
|24 hours||13° 42' 45.8"||924.55 mi||east||4° 03' 52.4"||279.39 mi||north||972.27 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Antsiranana||Thu 9:40 AM||473 km||294 miles||255 nm|| W|
|Toamasina||Thu 9:40 AM||731 km||454 miles||395 nm|| SW|
|Saint-Denis||Thu 10:40 AM||901 km||560 miles||486 nm|| SSE|
|Port Louis||Thu 10:40 AM||902 km||560 miles||487 nm|| SSE|
|Mamoutzou||Thu 9:40 AM||907 km||564 miles||490 nm|| W|
|Antananarivo||Thu 9:40 AM||927 km||576 miles||501 nm|| SW|
|Victoria||Thu 10:40 AM||942 km||586 miles||509 nm|| NNE|
|Mutsamudu||Thu 9:40 AM||1002 km||623 miles||541 nm|| W|
|Moroni||Thu 9:40 AM||1126 km||700 miles||608 nm|| W|
|Dar es Salaam||Thu 9:40 AM||1708 km||1061 miles||922 nm|| WNW|
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