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 04:36:00 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: 53%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||13° 07' ||South|
|Longitude: ||19° 51' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.80 meters/second, 1568.9 km/hour, 974.9 miles/hour or 847.1 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' 28.1"||16.25 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.25 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 05.2"||974.77 mi||west||0° 09' 18.4"||10.66 mi||north||975.14 mi|
|24 hours||12° 26' 23.8"||838.16 mi||east||3° 59' 15.2"||274.10 mi||north||887.62 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Huambo||Thu 5:36 AM||448 km||278 miles||242 nm|| W|
|Rundu||Thu 5:36 AM||531 km||330 miles||287 nm|| S|
|Lubango||Thu 5:36 AM||715 km||444 miles||386 nm|| WSW|
|Lubumbashi||Thu 6:36 AM||845 km||525 miles||457 nm|| E|
|Luanda||Thu 5:36 AM||864 km||537 miles||467 nm|| WNW|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Thu 6:36 AM||875 km||544 miles||473 nm|| NNE|
|Kitwe||Thu 6:36 AM||909 km||565 miles||491 nm|| E|
|Lusaka||Thu 6:36 AM||945 km||587 miles||510 nm|| ESE|
|Windhoek||Thu 5:36 AM||1086 km||675 miles||586 nm|| SSW|
|Kinshasa||Thu 5:36 AM||1093 km||679 miles||590 nm|| NNW|
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