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 5, 2012 at 00:44:00 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: 100%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at 00:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||21° 38' ||South|
|Longitude: ||2° 59' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 413.22 meters/second, 1487.6 km/hour, 924.3 miles/hour or 803.2 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' 22.1"||15.41 mi||west||0° 00' 01.2"||0.02 mi||north||15.41 mi|
|1 hour||14° 22' 10.7"||924.10 mi||west||0° 01' 20.2"||1.53 mi||north||924.17 mi|
|24 hours||14° 52' 46.3"||956.87 mi||east||1° 14' 45.6"||85.73 mi||north||964.72 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Tue 12:44 AM||694 km||431 miles||375 nm|| NNW|
|Windhoek||Tue 1:44 AM||2074 km||1289 miles||1120 nm|| E|
|Luanda||Tue 1:44 AM||2242 km||1393 miles||1210 nm|| NE|
|Cape Town||Tue 2:44 AM||2503 km||1555 miles||1352 nm|| SE|
|São Tomé||Tue 12:44 AM||2650 km||1647 miles||1431 nm|| NNE|
|Kinshasa||Tue 1:44 AM||2752 km||1710 miles||1486 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Tue 1:44 AM||2754 km||1712 miles||1487 nm|| NE|
|Libreville||Tue 1:44 AM||2787 km||1732 miles||1505 nm|| NNE|
|Gaborone||Tue 2:44 AM||2973 km||1847 miles||1605 nm|| ESE|
|Abidjan||Tue 12:44 AM||2984 km||1854 miles||1611 nm|| N|
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