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.
|Lucapa||Fri 6:14 AM||268 km||167 miles||145 nm|| WNW|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Fri 7:14 AM||324 km||202 miles||175 nm|| N|
|Luena||Fri 6:14 AM||465 km||289 miles||251 nm|| SW|
|Lubumbashi||Fri 7:14 AM||561 km||349 miles||303 nm|| ESE|
|Mongu||Fri 7:14 AM||692 km||430 miles||374 nm|| S|
|Kitwe||Fri 7:14 AM||698 km||434 miles||377 nm|| SE|
|Malanje||Fri 6:14 AM||745 km||463 miles||403 nm|| W|
|Kabwe||Fri 7:14 AM||837 km||520 miles||452 nm|| SE|
|Menongue||Fri 6:14 AM||859 km||534 miles||464 nm|| SW|
|Kasama||Fri 7:14 AM||898 km||558 miles||485 nm|| E|
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