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 04:20:00 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 04:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 58' ||South|
|Longitude: ||18° 15' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.04 meters/second, 1605.7 km/hour, 997.8 miles/hour or 867.0 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' 30.0"||16.63 mi||west||0° 00' 11.2"||0.22 mi||north||16.63 mi|
|1 hour||14° 30' 06.6"||997.76 mi||west||0° 11' 17.7"||12.94 mi||north||998.01 mi|
|24 hours||11° 42' 19.5"||805.37 mi||east||4° 33' 32.1"||313.27 mi||north||866.47 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Kinshasa||Fri 5:20 AM||373 km||232 miles||201 nm|| WNW|
|Brazzaville||Fri 5:20 AM||378 km||235 miles||204 nm|| WNW|
|Mbuji-Mayi||Fri 6:20 AM||591 km||367 miles||319 nm|| E|
|Luanda||Fri 5:20 AM||638 km||397 miles||345 nm|| WSW|
|Dolisie||Fri 5:20 AM||647 km||402 miles||350 nm|| WNW|
|Cabinda||Fri 5:20 AM||672 km||418 miles||363 nm|| W|
|Franceville||Fri 5:20 AM||705 km||438 miles||381 nm|| NW|
|Pointe-Noire||Fri 5:20 AM||718 km||446 miles||388 nm|| W|
|Huambo||Fri 5:20 AM||803 km||499 miles||433 nm|| SSW|
|Bangui||Fri 5:20 AM||1142 km||710 miles||617 nm|| N|
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