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, March 27, 2014 at 06:30:00 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: 16%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, March 27, 2014 at 06:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 23' ||South|
|Longitude: ||37° 44' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.57 meters/second, 1582.5 km/hour, 983.3 miles/hour or 854.5 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"||16.39 mi||west||0° 00' 10.0"||0.19 mi||north||16.39 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 59.2"||983.23 mi||west||0° 10' 02.1"||11.50 mi||north||983.56 mi|
|24 hours||13° 04' 02.8"||889.18 mi||east||4° 16' 27.6"||293.76 mi||north||941.42 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Karonga||Thu 8:30 AM||420 km||261 miles||227 nm|| W|
|Mzuzu||Thu 8:30 AM||424 km||263 miles||229 nm|| WSW|
|Dar es Salaam||Thu 9:30 AM||430 km||267 miles||232 nm|| NNE|
|Zanzibar City||Thu 9:30 AM||493 km||307 miles||266 nm|| NNE|
|Mbeya||Thu 9:30 AM||498 km||309 miles||269 nm|| WNW|
|Dodoma||Thu 9:30 AM||515 km||320 miles||278 nm|| NNW|
|Nampula||Thu 8:30 AM||549 km||341 miles||297 nm|| SSE|
|Lilongwe||Thu 8:30 AM||587 km||365 miles||317 nm|| SW|
|Moroni||Thu 9:30 AM||626 km||389 miles||338 nm|| ESE|
|Chipata||Thu 8:30 AM||661 km||411 miles||357 nm|| WSW|
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