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, March 1, 2014 at 09:00:00 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: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, March 1, 2014 at 09:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 48' ||South|
|Longitude: ||46° 54' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.02 meters/second, 1605.7 km/hour, 997.7 miles/hour or 867.0 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' 27.2"||16.63 mi||west||0° 00' 11.8"||0.23 mi||north||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 16.2"||997.70 mi||west||0° 11' 56.7"||13.68 mi||north||997.90 mi|
|24 hours||12° 55' 53.4"||892.58 mi||east||4° 47' 48.0"||329.60 mi||north||952.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kismayo||Sat 12:00 Noon||616 km||383 miles||333 nm|| NW|
|Mogadishu||Sat 12:00 Noon||670 km||416 miles||362 nm|| NNW|
|Mombasa||Sat 12:00 Noon||803 km||499 miles||434 nm|| W|
|Garissa||Sat 12:00 Noon||889 km||552 miles||480 nm|| WNW|
|Zanzibar City||Sat 12:00 Noon||894 km||555 miles||483 nm|| WSW|
|Dar es Salaam||Sat 12:00 Noon||907 km||564 miles||490 nm|| WSW|
|Victoria||Sat 1:00 PM||954 km||593 miles||515 nm|| E|
|Moroni||Sat 12:00 Noon||955 km||593 miles||516 nm|| SSW|
|Mutsamudu||Sat 12:00 Noon||964 km||599 miles||521 nm|| SSW|
|Mamoutzou||Sat 12:00 Noon||1010 km||627 miles||545 nm|| S|
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