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 04:08:00 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 04:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 58' ||South|
|Longitude: ||25° 24' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.91 meters/second, 1594.5 km/hour, 990.8 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||16.51 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 51.8"||990.65 mi||west||0° 11' 00.7"||12.61 mi||south||990.48 mi|
|24 hours||12° 23' 39.5"||846.94 mi||east||4° 11' 38.9"||288.30 mi||south||889.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mbuji-Mayi||Sat 6:08 AM||372 km||231 miles||201 nm|| NNW|
|Lubumbashi||Sat 6:08 AM||376 km||233 miles||203 nm|| SE|
|Kitwe||Sat 6:08 AM||525 km||326 miles||284 nm|| SE|
|Ndola||Sat 6:08 AM||567 km||353 miles||306 nm|| SE|
|Bujumbura||Sat 6:08 AM||758 km||471 miles||409 nm|| NE|
|Lusaka||Sat 6:08 AM||780 km||484 miles||421 nm|| SSE|
|Gitega||Sat 6:08 AM||792 km||492 miles||427 nm|| NE|
|Butare||Sat 6:08 AM||853 km||530 miles||460 nm|| NE|
|Muyinga||Sat 6:08 AM||870 km||541 miles||470 nm|| NE|
|Gitarama||Sat 6:08 AM||901 km||560 miles||487 nm|| NNE|
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