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 Tuesday, June 1, 2010 at 03:00:00 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 83%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, June 1, 2010 at 03:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||18° 54' ||South|
|Longitude: ||5° 58' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.25 meters/second, 1530.9 km/hour, 951.3 miles/hour or 826.6 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' 31.7"||15.85 mi||west||0° 00' 08.7"||0.17 mi||north||15.86 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 49.7"||951.04 mi||west||0° 08' 45.7"||10.05 mi||north||951.51 mi|
|24 hours||10° 56' 47.5"||716.56 mi||east||3° 49' 48.3"||263.40 mi||north||770.57 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Tue 4:00 AM||914 km||568 miles||494 nm|| ENE|
|Walvis Bay||Tue 4:00 AM||995 km||618 miles||537 nm|| ESE|
|Windhoek||Tue 4:00 AM||1228 km||763 miles||663 nm|| ESE|
|Jamestown||Tue 3:00 AM||1284 km||798 miles||693 nm|| WNW|
|Luanda||Tue 4:00 AM||1362 km||846 miles||735 nm|| NE|
|Kinshasa||Tue 4:00 AM||1905 km||1184 miles||1029 nm|| NNE|
|Brazzaville||Tue 4:00 AM||1909 km||1186 miles||1031 nm|| NNE|
|Cape Town||Tue 5:00 AM||2073 km||1288 miles||1120 nm|| SE|
|São Tomé||Tue 3:00 AM||2129 km||1323 miles||1150 nm|| N|
|Gaborone||Tue 5:00 AM||2156 km||1340 miles||1164 nm|| ESE|
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