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 03:48:00 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 03:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||4° 22' ||South|
|Longitude: ||18° 29' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.78 meters/second, 1612.0 km/hour, 1001.7 miles/hour or 870.4 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"||16.69 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.70 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 16.1"||1001.61 mi||west||0° 11' 34.3"||13.25 mi||south||1001.56 mi|
|24 hours||11° 44' 27.4"||809.84 mi||east||4° 32' 37.9"||312.26 mi||south||864.89 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kinshasa||Fri 4:48 AM||353 km||219 miles||190 nm|| W|
|Brazzaville||Fri 4:48 AM||356 km||221 miles||192 nm|| W|
|Lucapa||Fri 4:48 AM||513 km||319 miles||277 nm|| SSE|
|Uíge||Fri 4:48 AM||522 km||325 miles||282 nm|| SW|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Fri 5:48 AM||598 km||372 miles||323 nm|| ESE|
|Malanje||Fri 4:48 AM||620 km||385 miles||335 nm|| SSW|
|Franceville||Fri 4:48 AM||623 km||387 miles||336 nm|| WNW|
|Dolisie||Fri 4:48 AM||645 km||401 miles||348 nm|| W|
|Impfondo||Fri 4:48 AM||663 km||412 miles||358 nm|| N|
|Cabinda||Fri 4:48 AM||711 km||442 miles||384 nm|| W|
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