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 Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 07:34:00 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: 31%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 07:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 22' ||South|
|Longitude: ||1° 28' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.77 meters/second, 1504.0 km/hour, 934.5 miles/hour or 812.1 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' 24.3"||15.58 mi||west||0° 00' 02.3"||0.05 mi||south||15.58 mi|
|1 hour||14° 24' 18.4"||934.26 mi||west||0° 02' 17.9"||2.64 mi||south||934.15 mi|
|24 hours||14° 24' 33.7"||934.54 mi||east||0° 16' 25.9"||18.84 mi||south||933.90 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Tue 7:34 AM||666 km||414 miles||360 nm|| NW|
|Windhoek *||Tue 9:34 AM||1938 km||1204 miles||1047 nm|| E|
|Luanda||Tue 8:34 AM||2031 km||1262 miles||1097 nm|| NE|
|São Tomé||Tue 7:34 AM||2458 km||1528 miles||1327 nm|| NNE|
|Cape Town||Tue 9:34 AM||2470 km||1535 miles||1334 nm|| SE|
|Kinshasa||Tue 8:34 AM||2540 km||1579 miles||1372 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Tue 8:34 AM||2543 km||1580 miles||1373 nm|| NE|
|Libreville||Tue 8:34 AM||2586 km||1607 miles||1397 nm|| NNE|
|Gaborone||Tue 9:34 AM||2851 km||1772 miles||1540 nm|| ESE|
|Abidjan||Tue 7:34 AM||2855 km||1774 miles||1542 nm|| N|
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