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 Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 08:34:00 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: 20%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||20° 37' ||South|
|Longitude: ||1° 27' ||West|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 416.80 meters/second, 1500.5 km/hour, 932.4 miles/hour or 810.2 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' 23.7"||15.54 mi||west||0° 00' 01.1"||0.02 mi||north||15.54 mi|
|1 hour||14° 23' 45.4"||932.12 mi||west||0° 01' 14.5"||1.43 mi||north||932.18 mi|
|24 hours||14° 27' 22.5"||936.02 mi||east||1° 09' 01.4"||79.14 mi||north||942.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Jamestown||Wed 8:34 AM||688 km||428 miles||372 nm|| NW|
|Windhoek *||Wed 10:34 AM||1932 km||1200 miles||1043 nm|| E|
|Luanda||Wed 9:34 AM||2047 km||1272 miles||1105 nm|| NE|
|Cape Town||Wed 10:34 AM||2451 km||1523 miles||1323 nm|| SE|
|São Tomé||Wed 8:34 AM||2484 km||1544 miles||1341 nm|| NNE|
|Kinshasa||Wed 9:34 AM||2558 km||1590 miles||1381 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Wed 9:34 AM||2561 km||1591 miles||1383 nm|| NE|
|Libreville||Wed 9:34 AM||2611 km||1622 miles||1410 nm|| NNE|
|Gaborone||Wed 10:34 AM||2843 km||1767 miles||1535 nm|| ESE|
|Abidjan||Wed 8:34 AM||2883 km||1792 miles||1557 nm|| N|
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