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 Friday, February 1, 2013 at 02:08:00 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: 76%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, February 1, 2013 at 02:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||7° 21' ||South|
|Longitude: ||24° 57' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.02 meters/second, 1602.1 km/hour, 995.5 miles/hour or 865.1 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' 30.4"||16.59 mi||west||0° 00' 11.1"||0.21 mi||south||16.59 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 31.4"||995.40 mi||west||0° 11' 08.3"||12.76 mi||south||995.27 mi|
|24 hours||12° 02' 03.5"||825.65 mi||east||4° 16' 25.0"||293.73 mi||south||871.88 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mbuji-Mayi||Fri 3:08 AM||203 km||126 miles||110 nm|| NW|
|Lubumbashi||Fri 4:08 AM||552 km||343 miles||298 nm|| SSE|
|Bujumbura||Fri 4:08 AM||658 km||409 miles||355 nm|| NE|
|Kitwe||Fri 4:08 AM||702 km||436 miles||379 nm|| SSE|
|Gitega||Fri 4:08 AM||703 km||437 miles||379 nm|| NE|
|Butare||Fri 4:08 AM||748 km||465 miles||404 nm|| NE|
|Muyinga||Fri 4:08 AM||779 km||484 miles||420 nm|| NE|
|Gitarama||Fri 4:08 AM||790 km||491 miles||427 nm|| NE|
|Kigali||Fri 4:08 AM||824 km||512 miles||445 nm|| NE|
|Kisangani||Fri 3:08 AM||871 km||541 miles||470 nm|| N|
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