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 04:36:00 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 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||16° 27' ||South|
|Longitude: ||6° 42' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.28 meters/second, 1541.8 km/hour, 958.0 miles/hour or 832.5 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' 26.2"||15.97 mi||west||0° 00' 07.2"||0.14 mi||north||15.97 mi|
|1 hour||14° 26' 14.9"||957.89 mi||west||0° 07' 20.1"||8.41 mi||north||958.23 mi|
|24 hours||13° 08' 47.3"||872.27 mi||east||3° 20' 10.3"||229.39 mi||north||908.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Wed 5:36 AM||748 km||464 miles||404 nm|| ENE|
|Luanda||Wed 5:36 AM||1101 km||684 miles||594 nm|| NE|
|Windhoek||Wed 5:36 AM||1284 km||798 miles||693 nm|| ESE|
|Jamestown||Wed 4:36 AM||1329 km||826 miles||718 nm|| W|
|Kinshasa||Wed 5:36 AM||1638 km||1018 miles||885 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Wed 5:36 AM||1642 km||1020 miles||887 nm|| NE|
|São Tomé||Wed 4:36 AM||1857 km||1154 miles||1003 nm|| N|
|Libreville||Wed 5:36 AM||1887 km||1173 miles||1019 nm|| N|
|Gaborone||Wed 6:36 AM||2196 km||1365 miles||1186 nm|| ESE|
|Malabo||Wed 5:36 AM||2246 km||1396 miles||1213 nm|| N|
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