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 04:18:00 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 04:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 60' ||South|
|Longitude: ||22° 59' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.87 meters/second, 1594.3 km/hour, 990.7 miles/hour or 860.9 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' 51.1"||990.55 mi||west||0° 11' 00.3"||12.61 mi||south||990.38 mi|
|24 hours||12° 23' 57.8"||847.21 mi||east||4° 11' 26.8"||288.07 mi||south||889.49 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lucapa||Sat 5:18 AM||254 km||158 miles||137 nm|| WNW|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Sat 6:18 AM||325 km||202 miles||175 nm|| NNE|
|Luena||Sat 5:18 AM||456 km||283 miles||246 nm|| SW|
|Lubumbashi||Sat 6:18 AM||575 km||357 miles||310 nm|| ESE|
|Mongu||Sat 6:18 AM||695 km||432 miles||375 nm|| S|
|Kitwe||Sat 6:18 AM||711 km||442 miles||384 nm|| SE|
|Malanje||Sat 5:18 AM||732 km||455 miles||395 nm|| W|
|Kabwe||Sat 6:18 AM||848 km||527 miles||458 nm|| SE|
|Menongue||Sat 5:18 AM||851 km||529 miles||459 nm|| SW|
|Uíge||Sat 5:18 AM||885 km||550 miles||478 nm|| W|
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