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 Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 03:58:00 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: 50%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, January 5, 2013 at 03:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 56' ||South|
|Longitude: ||27° 49' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.95 meters/second, 1594.6 km/hour, 990.9 miles/hour or 861.0 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' 29.8"||16.51 mi||west||0° 00' 11.0"||0.21 mi||south||16.52 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 52.4"||990.75 mi||west||0° 11' 01.0"||12.62 mi||south||990.58 mi|
|24 hours||12° 23' 21.3"||846.66 mi||east||4° 11' 50.9"||288.53 mi||south||889.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubumbashi||Sat 5:58 AM||304 km||189 miles||164 nm|| S|
|Kitwe||Sat 5:58 AM||431 km||268 miles||233 nm|| S|
|Ndola||Sat 5:58 AM||456 km||283 miles||246 nm|| S|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Sat 5:58 AM||560 km||348 miles||303 nm|| WNW|
|Bujumbura||Sat 5:58 AM||639 km||397 miles||345 nm|| NNE|
|Gitega||Sat 5:58 AM||652 km||405 miles||352 nm|| NNE|
|Lusaka||Sat 5:58 AM||719 km||447 miles||388 nm|| S|
|Muyinga||Sat 5:58 AM||729 km||453 miles||394 nm|| NNE|
|Butare||Sat 5:58 AM||732 km||455 miles||395 nm|| NNE|
|Gitarama||Sat 5:58 AM||788 km||489 miles||425 nm|| NNE|
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