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 Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 01:58:00 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: 85%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 01:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 45' ||South|
|Longitude: ||15° 47' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.66 meters/second, 1615.2 km/hour, 1003.6 miles/hour or 872.1 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' 31.5"||16.73 mi||west||0° 00' 11.5"||0.22 mi||south||16.73 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 28.5"||1003.59 mi||west||0° 11' 35.5"||13.27 mi||south||1003.59 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 35.2"||799.89 mi||east||4° 34' 11.7"||314.04 mi||south||857.11 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Brazzaville||Thu 2:58 AM||176 km||109 miles||95 nm|| SSW|
|Kinshasa||Thu 2:58 AM||181 km||113 miles||98 nm|| SSW|
|Franceville||Thu 2:58 AM||274 km||170 miles||148 nm|| WNW|
|Dolisie||Thu 2:58 AM||381 km||237 miles||206 nm|| WSW|
|Pointe-Noire||Thu 2:58 AM||489 km||304 miles||264 nm|| WSW|
|Cabinda||Thu 2:58 AM||505 km||314 miles||273 nm|| SW|
|Uíge||Thu 2:58 AM||543 km||337 miles||293 nm|| S|
|Impfondo||Thu 2:58 AM||546 km||339 miles||295 nm|| NNE|
|Luanda||Thu 2:58 AM||729 km||453 miles||394 nm|| SSW|
|Ebebiyín||Thu 2:58 AM||735 km||457 miles||397 nm|| NW|
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