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 Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 10:40:00 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth
Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%
Position of the Moon
On Saturday, October 5, 2013 at 10:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||8° 35' ||South|
|Longitude: ||20° 59' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.33 meters/second, 1596.0 km/hour, 991.7 miles/hour or 861.8 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' 29.7"||16.53 mi||west||0° 00' 10.2"||0.20 mi||south||16.53 mi|
|1 hour||14° 29' 47.9"||991.61 mi||west||0° 10' 14.4"||11.73 mi||south||991.45 mi|
|24 hours||12° 20' 51.4"||844.62 mi||east||3° 52' 43.0"||266.60 mi||south||880.97 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mbuji-Mayi||Sat 12:40 PM||396 km||246 miles||214 nm|| NE|
|Huambo||Sat 11:40 AM||738 km||458 miles||398 nm|| SW|
|Kinshasa||Sat 11:40 AM||784 km||487 miles||423 nm|| NW|
|Brazzaville||Sat 11:40 AM||790 km||491 miles||427 nm|| NW|
|Lubumbashi||Sat 12:40 PM||790 km||491 miles||427 nm|| ESE|
|Luanda||Sat 11:40 AM||853 km||530 miles||460 nm|| W|
|Kitwe||Sat 12:40 PM||920 km||571 miles||497 nm|| ESE|
|Bujumbura||Sat 12:40 PM||1092 km||678 miles||589 nm|| ENE|
|Lusaka||Sat 12:40 PM||1097 km||682 miles||592 nm|| SE|
|Kigali||Sat 12:40 PM||1245 km||774 miles||672 nm|| NE|
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