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 02:18:00 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: 85%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, January 31, 2013 at 02:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||2° 49' ||South|
|Longitude: ||10° 57' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.63 meters/second, 1615.1 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' 27.9"||1003.52 mi||west||0° 11' 35.3"||13.27 mi||south||1003.52 mi|
|24 hours||11° 34' 54.0"||800.20 mi||east||4° 34' 02.9"||313.87 mi||south||857.31 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Pointe-Noire||Thu 3:18 AM||240 km||149 miles||130 nm|| SSE|
|Dolisie||Thu 3:18 AM||246 km||153 miles||133 nm|| SE|
|Franceville||Thu 3:18 AM||322 km||200 miles||174 nm|| ENE|
|Port-Gentil||Thu 3:18 AM||333 km||207 miles||180 nm|| NW|
|Cabinda||Thu 3:18 AM||333 km||207 miles||180 nm|| SSE|
|Libreville||Thu 3:18 AM||392 km||243 miles||212 nm|| NNW|
|Brazzaville||Thu 3:18 AM||508 km||316 miles||274 nm|| ESE|
|Kinshasa||Thu 3:18 AM||513 km||319 miles||277 nm|| ESE|
|Bata||Thu 3:18 AM||534 km||332 miles||288 nm|| NNW|
|Ebebiyín||Thu 3:18 AM||551 km||343 miles||298 nm|| N|
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