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 Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 23:48:00 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: 78%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 23:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 12' ||South|
|Longitude: ||60° 58' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.47 meters/second, 1542.5 km/hour, 958.5 miles/hour or 832.9 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' 25.4"||15.98 mi||west||0° 00' 06.2"||0.12 mi||north||15.98 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 33.4"||958.33 mi||west||0° 06' 19.5"||7.25 mi||north||958.61 mi|
|24 hours||13° 33' 03.2"||900.22 mi||east||2° 58' 30.5"||204.56 mi||north||929.37 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Mon 3:48 AM||572 km||355 miles||309 nm|| SW|
|Saint-Denis||Mon 3:48 AM||778 km||484 miles||420 nm|| SW|
|Victoria||Mon 3:48 AM||1416 km||880 miles||764 nm|| NNW|
|Antananarivo||Mon 2:48 AM||1458 km||906 miles||787 nm|| WSW|
|Diego Garcia||Mon 5:48 AM||1587 km||986 miles||857 nm|| NE|
|Moroni||Mon 2:48 AM||1971 km||1225 miles||1064 nm|| WNW|
|Dar es Salaam||Mon 2:48 AM||2579 km||1603 miles||1393 nm|| WNW|
|Male||Mon 4:48 AM||2644 km||1643 miles||1427 nm|| NNE|
|Mogadishu||Mon 2:48 AM||2651 km||1647 miles||1431 nm|| NW|
|Amsterdam Island||Mon 4:48 AM||2895 km||1799 miles||1563 nm|| SSE|
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