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 13, 2012 at 05:42:00 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: 47%
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, May 13, 2012 at 05:42:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 39' ||South|
|Longitude: ||10° 04' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.58 meters/second, 1604.1 km/hour, 996.7 miles/hour or 866.1 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' 32.1"||16.61 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.61 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 16.6"||996.72 mi||west||0° 11' 08.5"||12.76 mi||north||997.01 mi|
|24 hours||10° 50' 36.4"||743.44 mi||east||4° 31' 32.9"||311.01 mi||north||808.78 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cabinda||Sun 6:42 AM||330 km||205 miles||178 nm|| NE|
|Luanda||Sun 6:42 AM||372 km||231 miles||201 nm|| ESE|
|Pointe-Noire||Sun 6:42 AM||376 km||233 miles||203 nm|| NNE|
|Dolisie||Sun 6:42 AM||479 km||298 miles||259 nm|| NE|
|Kinshasa||Sun 6:42 AM||688 km||427 miles||371 nm|| ENE|
|Brazzaville||Sun 6:42 AM||689 km||428 miles||372 nm|| ENE|
|Franceville||Sun 6:42 AM||772 km||480 miles||417 nm|| NNE|
|Port-Gentil||Sun 6:42 AM||779 km||484 miles||420 nm|| N|
|Huambo||Sun 6:42 AM||840 km||522 miles||454 nm|| SE|
|Lubango||Sun 6:42 AM||886 km||551 miles||478 nm|| SSE|
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