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 05:14:00 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 05:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||9° 01' ||South|
|Longitude: ||23° 06' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.77 meters/second, 1594.0 km/hour, 990.4 miles/hour or 860.7 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' 46.0"||990.41 mi||west||0° 10' 35.8"||12.14 mi||north||990.72 mi|
|24 hours||11° 50' 20.4"||808.89 mi||east||4° 22' 31.7"||300.70 mi||north||866.80 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mbuji-Mayi||Fri 7:14 AM||324 km||202 miles||175 nm|| N|
|Lubumbashi||Fri 7:14 AM||561 km||349 miles||303 nm|| ESE|
|Kitwe||Fri 7:14 AM||698 km||434 miles||377 nm|| SE|
|Lusaka||Fri 7:14 AM||905 km||562 miles||488 nm|| SE|
|Huambo||Fri 6:14 AM||907 km||564 miles||490 nm|| WSW|
|Bujumbura||Fri 7:14 AM||931 km||579 miles||503 nm|| NE|
|Gitega||Fri 7:14 AM||975 km||606 miles||527 nm|| NE|
|Kinshasa||Fri 6:14 AM||1006 km||625 miles||543 nm|| WNW|
|Brazzaville||Fri 6:14 AM||1012 km||629 miles||546 nm|| WNW|
|Butare||Fri 7:14 AM||1021 km||634 miles||551 nm|| NE|
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