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 05:58:00 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 05:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 36' ||South|
|Longitude: ||6° 11' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.64 meters/second, 1604.3 km/hour, 996.9 miles/hour or 866.3 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' 32.2"||16.61 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||north||16.62 mi|
|1 hour||14° 32' 17.5"||996.85 mi||west||0° 11' 08.9"||12.77 mi||north||997.15 mi|
|24 hours||10° 50' 17.3"||743.16 mi||east||4° 31' 37.5"||311.09 mi||north||808.54 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Cabinda||Sun 6:58 AM||701 km||436 miles||379 nm|| ENE|
|Pointe-Noire||Sun 6:58 AM||702 km||436 miles||379 nm|| ENE|
|Luanda||Sun 6:58 AM||788 km||490 miles||425 nm|| E|
|Dolisie||Sun 6:58 AM||811 km||504 miles||438 nm|| ENE|
|Port-Gentil||Sun 6:58 AM||813 km||505 miles||439 nm|| NNE|
|São Tomé||Sun 5:58 AM||881 km||547 miles||476 nm|| N|
|Libreville||Sun 6:58 AM||956 km||594 miles||516 nm|| NNE|
|Brazzaville||Sun 6:58 AM||1073 km||667 miles||579 nm|| ENE|
|Kinshasa||Sun 6:58 AM||1073 km||667 miles||579 nm|| ENE|
|Malabo||Sun 6:58 AM||1289 km||801 miles||696 nm|| NNE|
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