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 05:24:00 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 05:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||12° 59' ||South|
|Longitude: ||8° 16' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.05 meters/second, 1569.8 km/hour, 975.4 miles/hour or 847.6 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"||16.26 mi||west||0° 00' 09.2"||0.18 mi||north||16.26 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 08.8"||975.33 mi||west||0° 09' 21.6"||10.72 mi||north||975.69 mi|
|24 hours||12° 25' 04.9"||837.10 mi||east||4° 00' 16.2"||275.26 mi||north||886.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Thu 6:24 AM||603 km||375 miles||326 nm|| ESE|
|Luanda||Thu 6:24 AM||711 km||442 miles||384 nm|| NE|
|Huambo||Thu 6:24 AM||810 km||503 miles||437 nm|| E|
|Cabinda||Thu 6:24 AM||928 km||576 miles||501 nm|| NNE|
|Uíge||Thu 6:24 AM||952 km||592 miles||514 nm|| NE|
|Malanje||Thu 6:24 AM||960 km||596 miles||518 nm|| ENE|
|Pointe-Noire||Thu 6:24 AM||990 km||615 miles||535 nm|| NNE|
|Kinshasa||Thu 6:24 AM||1232 km||765 miles||665 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Thu 6:24 AM||1235 km||767 miles||667 nm|| NE|
|Windhoek||Thu 6:24 AM||1413 km||878 miles||763 nm|| SE|
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