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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: 50%
Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:28 AM
This phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 18° 26' South
Longitude: 23° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.45 meters/second, 1524.4 km/hour, 947.2 miles/hour or 823.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.79 miwest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 minorth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 25' 47.2"947.06 miwest0° 05' 17.2"6.06 minorth947.32 mi
24 hours13° 25' 10.0"880.78 mieast2° 36' 30.3"179.39 minorth905.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MonguWed 6:36 AM350 km217 miles189 nmNorth N
Rundu *Wed 6:36 AM382 km237 miles206 nmWest W
FrancistownWed 6:36 AM533 km331 miles288 nmSoutheast SE
BulawayoWed 6:36 AM584 km363 miles315 nmEast-southeast ESE
LusakaWed 6:36 AM623 km387 miles337 nmEast-northeast ENE
GweruWed 6:36 AM692 km430 miles374 nmEast E
MolepololeWed 6:36 AM699 km434 miles378 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KabweWed 6:36 AM702 km436 miles379 nmNortheast NE
MenongueWed 5:36 AM731 km454 miles395 nmNorthwest NW
GaboroneWed 6:36 AM739 km459 miles399 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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