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 Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 04:00:00 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: 54%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 12' ||South|
|Longitude: ||28° 32' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.61 meters/second, 1568.2 km/hour, 974.4 miles/hour or 846.8 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' 27.9"||16.24 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.24 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 02.5"||974.36 mi||west||0° 09' 15.9"||10.62 mi||north||974.72 mi|
|24 hours||12° 27' 23.3"||838.96 mi||east||3° 58' 29.0"||273.22 mi||north||888.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Ndola||Thu 6:00 AM||28 km||17 miles||15 nm|| NNE|
|Kitwe||Thu 6:00 AM||56 km||35 miles||30 nm|| NW|
|Lubumbashi||Thu 6:00 AM||205 km||128 miles||111 nm|| NNW|
|Lusaka||Thu 6:00 AM||246 km||153 miles||133 nm|| S|
|Lilongwe||Thu 6:00 AM||574 km||357 miles||310 nm|| E|
|Harare||Thu 6:00 AM||579 km||360 miles||312 nm|| SSE|
|Mzuzu||Thu 6:00 AM||627 km||390 miles||339 nm|| ENE|
|Francistown||Thu 6:00 AM||888 km||552 miles||480 nm|| S|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Thu 6:00 AM||953 km||592 miles||514 nm|| NW|
|Beira||Thu 6:00 AM||995 km||619 miles||537 nm|| SE|
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