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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 4:46:00 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: 61%

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 04:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 56' South, Longitude: 7° 16' East

The ground speed is currently 419.11 meters/second, 1508.8 kilometres/hour, 937.5 miles/hour or 814.7 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.6"15.63 miWest0° 00' 02.3"0.04 miNorth15.63 mi
1 hour14° 24' 43.6"937.26 miWest0° 02' 19.7"2.67 miNorth937.38 mi
24 hours13° 55' 18.0"905.38 miEast1° 30' 55.7"104.24 miNorth915.55 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Opuwo *Tue 6:46 AM722 km448 miles390 nmEast-northeast ENE
Swakopmund *Tue 6:46 AM811 km504 miles438 nmEast-southeast ESE
Walvis Bay *Tue 6:46 AM821 km510 miles443 nmEast-southeast ESE
LubangoTue 5:46 AM862 km536 miles466 nmNortheast NE
Windhoek *Tue 6:46 AM1059 km658 miles572 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuandaTue 5:46 AM1385 km861 miles748 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JamestownTue 4:46 AM1446 km898 miles781 nmWest-northwest WNW
Cape TownTue 6:46 AM1902 km1182 miles1027 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KinshasaTue 5:46 AM1934 km1202 miles1044 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleTue 5:46 AM1939 km1205 miles1047 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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