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 Friday, May 3, 2013 at 05:00:00 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: 42%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 3, 2013 at 05:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 03' ||South|
|Longitude: ||26° 29' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.71 meters/second, 1593.8 km/hour, 990.3 miles/hour or 860.6 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' 29.7"||16.51 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.51 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 45.1"||990.28 mi||west||0° 10' 35.1"||12.13 mi||north||990.60 mi|
|24 hours||11° 50' 38.1"||809.13 mi||east||4° 22' 23.1"||300.53 mi||north||866.99 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubumbashi||Fri 7:00 AM||308 km||191 miles||166 nm|| SSE|
|Kitwe||Fri 7:00 AM||456 km||283 miles||246 nm|| SSE|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Fri 7:00 AM||456 km||283 miles||246 nm|| NW|
|Ndola||Fri 7:00 AM||493 km||306 miles||266 nm|| SSE|
|Bujumbura||Fri 7:00 AM||704 km||438 miles||380 nm|| NNE|
|Gitega||Fri 7:00 AM||729 km||453 miles||394 nm|| NNE|
|Lusaka||Fri 7:00 AM||730 km||454 miles||394 nm|| SSE|
|Butare||Fri 7:00 AM||799 km||497 miles||432 nm|| NNE|
|Muyinga||Fri 7:00 AM||808 km||502 miles||436 nm|| NNE|
|Gitarama||Fri 7:00 AM||851 km||529 miles||460 nm|| NNE|
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