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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 Moon symbol symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun Sun symbol symbolizes the position of the sun.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 86%
Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, April 28, 2010 at 12:19 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 6, 2010 at 4:15 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, May 2, 2010 at 03:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 24° 55' South
Longitude: 0° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 405.70 meters/second, 1460.5 km/hour, 907.5 miles/hour or 788.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"15.13 miwest0° 00' 01.8"0.03 minorth15.13 mi
1 hour14° 27' 29.4"907.18 miwest0° 01' 51.8"2.14 minorth907.30 mi
24 hours12° 42' 49.9"797.82 mieast1° 20' 04.0"91.85 minorth807.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSun 3:00 AM1202 km747 miles649 nmNorthwest NW
WindhoekSun 4:00 AM1687 km1048 miles911 nmEast E
Cape TownSun 5:00 AM1981 km1231 miles1069 nmSoutheast SE
LuandaSun 4:00 AM2219 km1379 miles1198 nmNortheast NE
GaboroneSun 5:00 AM2542 km1579 miles1372 nmEast E
MaseruSun 5:00 AM2690 km1672 miles1453 nmEast-southeast ESE
JohannesburgSun 5:00 AM2743 km1704 miles1481 nmEast E
PretoriaSun 5:00 AM2760 km1715 miles1490 nmEast E
KinshasaSun 4:00 AM2761 km1716 miles1491 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleSun 4:00 AM2765 km1718 miles1493 nmNortheast NE
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