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 Friday, January 4, 2013 at 03:28:00 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: 61%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, January 4, 2013 at 03:28:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 18' ||South|
|Longitude: ||23° 20' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.83 meters/second, 1612.2 km/hour, 1001.8 miles/hour or 870.5 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' 31.3"||16.70 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 17.1"||1001.71 mi||west||0° 11' 34.4"||13.26 mi||south||1001.67 mi|
|24 hours||11° 43' 59.9"||809.39 mi||east||4° 32' 48.4"||312.47 mi||south||864.57 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mbuji-Mayi||Fri 5:28 AM||204 km||127 miles||110 nm|| S|
|Kisangani||Fri 5:28 AM||571 km||355 miles||309 nm|| NNE|
|Bukavu||Fri 5:28 AM||644 km||400 miles||348 nm|| ENE|
|Bujumbura||Fri 5:28 AM||677 km||421 miles||366 nm|| E|
|Butare||Fri 5:28 AM||737 km||458 miles||398 nm|| ENE|
|Gitega||Fri 5:28 AM||740 km||460 miles||399 nm|| E|
|Gitarama||Fri 5:28 AM||755 km||469 miles||408 nm|| ENE|
|Kigali||Fri 5:28 AM||792 km||492 miles||428 nm|| ENE|
|Muyinga||Fri 5:28 AM||795 km||494 miles||429 nm|| ENE|
|Kinshasa||Fri 4:28 AM||890 km||553 miles||481 nm|| W|
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