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 31, 2013 at 03:40:00 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: 57%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, May 31, 2013 at 03:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 05' ||South|
|Longitude: ||27° 55' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.92 meters/second, 1605.3 km/hour, 997.5 miles/hour or 866.8 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' 29.9"||16.62 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||north||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 04.0"||997.48 mi||west||0° 11' 17.0"||12.92 mi||north||997.73 mi|
|24 hours||11° 43' 09.0"||806.13 mi||east||4° 33' 26.7"||313.17 mi||north||867.20 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Bujumbura||Fri 5:40 AM||340 km||211 miles||184 nm|| NNE|
|Gitega||Fri 5:40 AM||369 km||229 miles||199 nm|| NE|
|Bukavu||Fri 5:40 AM||408 km||254 miles||220 nm|| NNE|
|Butare||Fri 5:40 AM||435 km||271 miles||235 nm|| NNE|
|Muyinga||Fri 5:40 AM||448 km||278 miles||242 nm|| NE|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Fri 5:40 AM||479 km||298 miles||259 nm|| W|
|Gitarama||Fri 5:40 AM||487 km||303 miles||263 nm|| NNE|
|Kigali||Fri 5:40 AM||516 km||320 miles||278 nm|| NNE|
|Lubumbashi||Fri 5:40 AM||619 km||384 miles||334 nm|| S|
|Mwanza||Fri 6:40 AM||680 km||422 miles||367 nm|| NE|
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