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 03:50:00 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 03:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||6° 03' ||South|
|Longitude: ||25° 30' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.95 meters/second, 1605.4 km/hour, 997.6 miles/hour or 866.9 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"||16.63 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||north||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 04.7"||997.55 mi||west||0° 11' 17.1"||12.93 mi||north||997.80 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 56.6"||805.94 mi||east||4° 33' 28.1"||313.19 mi||north||867.02 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mbuji-Mayi||Fri 5:50 AM||212 km||132 miles||114 nm|| W|
|Bujumbura||Fri 5:50 AM||521 km||324 miles||281 nm|| NE|
|Bukavu||Fri 5:50 AM||540 km||335 miles||291 nm|| NE|
|Gitega||Fri 5:50 AM||571 km||355 miles||308 nm|| ENE|
|Lucapa||Fri 4:50 AM||587 km||364 miles||317 nm|| WSW|
|Butare||Fri 5:50 AM||606 km||377 miles||327 nm|| NE|
|Muyinga||Fri 5:50 AM||644 km||400 miles||348 nm|| ENE|
|Gitarama||Fri 5:50 AM||645 km||401 miles||348 nm|| NE|
|Lubumbashi||Fri 5:50 AM||657 km||408 miles||355 nm|| SSE|
|Kigali||Fri 5:50 AM||680 km||423 miles||367 nm|| NE|
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