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 Monday, April 21, 2014 at 04:48:00 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: 63%
Position of the Moon
On Monday, April 21, 2014 at 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||17° 20' ||South|
|Longitude: ||5° 21' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.08 meters/second, 1533.9 km/hour, 953.1 miles/hour or 828.2 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' 25.7"||15.89 mi||west||0° 00' 04.7"||0.09 mi||north||15.89 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 49.9"||952.94 mi||west||0° 04' 49.2"||5.52 mi||north||953.17 mi|
|24 hours||13° 31' 38.2"||893.33 mi||east||2° 24' 58.9"||166.16 mi||north||914.14 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Lubango||Mon 5:48 AM||912 km||567 miles||492 nm|| ENE|
|Jamestown||Mon 4:48 AM||1190 km||740 miles||643 nm|| W|
|Luanda||Mon 5:48 AM||1271 km||790 miles||686 nm|| NE|
|Windhoek||Mon 5:48 AM||1359 km||845 miles||734 nm|| ESE|
|Kinshasa||Mon 5:48 AM||1804 km||1121 miles||974 nm|| NE|
|Brazzaville||Mon 5:48 AM||1807 km||1123 miles||976 nm|| NE|
|São Tomé||Mon 4:48 AM||1961 km||1218 miles||1059 nm|| N|
|Libreville||Mon 5:48 AM||2012 km||1250 miles||1086 nm|| NNE|
|Cape Town||Mon 6:48 AM||2254 km||1400 miles||1217 nm|| SSE|
|Gaborone||Mon 6:48 AM||2283 km||1419 miles||1233 nm|| ESE|
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