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 Monday, January 7, 2013 at 07:26:00 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: 27%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, January 7, 2013 at 07:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 09' ||South|
|Longitude: ||3° 21' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.47 meters/second, 1535.3 km/hour, 954.0 miles/hour or 829.0 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' 25.7"||15.90 mi||west||0° 00' 07.5"||0.14 mi||south||15.90 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 39.7"||953.75 mi||west||0° 07' 28.2"||8.56 mi||south||953.47 mi|
|24 hours||14° 06' 46.6"||932.95 mi||east||2° 27' 49.3"||169.46 mi||south||941.83 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Mon 7:26 AM||977 km||607 miles||528 nm|| W|
|Luanda||Mon 8:26 AM||1411 km||877 miles||762 nm|| NE|
|Windhoek *||Mon 9:26 AM||1559 km||969 miles||842 nm|| ESE|
|Kinshasa||Mon 8:26 AM||1927 km||1198 miles||1041 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Mon 8:26 AM||1930 km||1199 miles||1042 nm|| NE|
|São Tomé||Mon 7:26 AM||1969 km||1223 miles||1063 nm|| N|
|Libreville||Mon 8:26 AM||2052 km||1275 miles||1108 nm|| NNE|
|Malabo||Mon 8:26 AM||2387 km||1483 miles||1289 nm|| NNE|
|Cape Town||Mon 9:26 AM||2392 km||1486 miles||1291 nm|| SE|
|Gaborone||Mon 9:26 AM||2486 km||1545 miles||1342 nm|| ESE|
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