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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.

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

UTC time = Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 4:36:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 62%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:29 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 56' South, Longitude: 9° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 419.10 meters/second, 1508.7 km/hour, 937.5 miles/hour or 814.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"15.62 miWest0° 00' 02.1"0.04 miNorth15.62 mi
1 hour14° 24' 43.3"937.22 miWest0° 02' 18.4"2.64 miNorth937.33 mi
24 hours13° 55' 28.6"905.54 miEast1° 30' 25.8"103.67 miNorth915.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Swakopmund *Tue 6:36 AM588 km365 miles317 nmEast-southeast ESE
Walvis Bay *Tue 6:36 AM602 km374 miles325 nmSoutheast SE
LubangoTue 5:36 AM688 km427 miles371 nmNortheast NE
Windhoek *Tue 6:36 AM822 km511 miles444 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuandaTue 5:36 AM1287 km800 miles695 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JamestownTue 4:36 AM1690 km1050 miles912 nmWest-northwest WNW
GaboroneTue 6:36 AM1751 km1088 miles945 nmEast-southeast ESE
Cape TownTue 6:36 AM1774 km1103 miles958 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KinshasaTue 5:36 AM1832 km1139 miles989 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleTue 5:36 AM1837 km1142 miles992 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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