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 30, 2013 at 03:00:00 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: 68%
Position of the Moon
On Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 03:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||10° 35' ||South|
|Longitude: ||25° 15' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.95 meters/second, 1583.8 km/hour, 984.1 miles/hour or 855.2 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' 28.2"||16.40 mi||west||0° 00' 10.5"||0.20 mi||north||16.40 mi|
|1 hour||14° 28' 18.3"||984.10 mi||west||0° 10' 28.9"||12.01 mi||north||984.45 mi|
|24 hours||12° 20' 01.7"||838.74 mi||east||4° 22' 02.6"||300.16 mi||north||895.66 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubumbashi||Thu 5:00 AM||272 km||169 miles||147 nm|| ESE|
|Kitwe||Thu 5:00 AM||407 km||253 miles||220 nm|| SE|
|Ndola||Thu 5:00 AM||454 km||282 miles||245 nm|| SE|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Thu 5:00 AM||526 km||327 miles||284 nm|| NNW|
|Lusaka||Thu 5:00 AM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm|| SSE|
|Bujumbura||Thu 5:00 AM||917 km||570 miles||495 nm|| NNE|
|Gitega||Thu 5:00 AM||945 km||587 miles||510 nm|| NNE|
|Lilongwe||Thu 5:00 AM||1001 km||622 miles||541 nm|| ESE|
|Rundu||Thu 4:00 AM||1004 km||624 miles||542 nm|| SW|
|Butare||Thu 5:00 AM||1012 km||629 miles||547 nm|| NNE|
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