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, May 1, 2013 at 04:26:00 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: 64%
Position of the Moon
On Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 04:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 28' ||South|
|Longitude: ||9° 06' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.23 meters/second, 1541.6 km/hour, 957.9 miles/hour or 832.4 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' 26.1"||15.97 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||north||15.97 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 14.1"||957.78 mi||west||0° 07' 19.2"||8.39 mi||north||958.12 mi|
|24 hours||13° 09' 05.6"||872.52 mi||east||3° 19' 50.5"||229.01 mi||north||908.81 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Wed 5:26 AM||500 km||311 miles||270 nm|| ENE|
|Huambo||Wed 5:26 AM||823 km||511 miles||444 nm|| ENE|
|Walvis Bay||Wed 5:26 AM||914 km||568 miles||493 nm|| SE|
|Menongue||Wed 5:26 AM||943 km||586 miles||509 nm|| E|
|Luanda||Wed 5:26 AM||956 km||594 miles||516 nm|| NNE|
|Windhoek||Wed 5:26 AM||1076 km||669 miles||581 nm|| SE|
|Kinshasa||Wed 5:26 AM||1505 km||935 miles||813 nm|| NNE|
|Brazzaville||Wed 5:26 AM||1509 km||938 miles||815 nm|| NNE|
|Jamestown||Wed 4:26 AM||1586 km||985 miles||856 nm|| W|
|Libreville||Wed 5:26 AM||1865 km||1159 miles||1007 nm|| N|
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