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, June 28, 2013 at 02:40:00 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: 72%
Position of the Moon
On Friday, June 28, 2013 at 02:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||3° 17' ||South|
|Longitude: ||23° 42' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.64 meters/second, 1611.5 km/hour, 1001.3 miles/hour or 870.1 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' 29.8"||16.69 mi||west||0° 00' 11.7"||0.22 mi||north||16.69 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 57.0"||1001.35 mi||west||0° 11' 45.7"||13.47 mi||north||1001.53 mi|
|24 hours||11° 46' 59.9"||813.79 mi||east||4° 40' 05.8"||320.77 mi||north||875.65 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mbuji-Mayi||Fri 4:40 AM||314 km||195 miles||170 nm|| S|
|Kisangani||Fri 4:40 AM||452 km||281 miles||244 nm|| NNE|
|Bukavu||Fri 4:40 AM||578 km||359 miles||312 nm|| E|
|Bujumbura||Fri 4:40 AM||628 km||390 miles||339 nm|| E|
|Lucapa||Fri 3:40 AM||656 km||407 miles||354 nm|| SSW|
|Butare||Fri 4:40 AM||676 km||420 miles||365 nm|| E|
|Gitarama||Fri 4:40 AM||686 km||426 miles||370 nm|| E|
|Ruhengeri||Fri 4:40 AM||689 km||428 miles||372 nm|| ENE|
|Gitega||Fri 4:40 AM||693 km||430 miles||374 nm|| E|
|Kigali||Fri 4:40 AM||722 km||449 miles||390 nm|| ENE|
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