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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 = Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:56:00 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: 50%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 04:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 24' South, Longitude: 18° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.53 meters/second, 1524.7 km/hour, 947.4 miles/hour or 823.3 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' 05.2"0.10 miNorth15.79 mi
1 hour14° 25' 48.1"947.16 miWest0° 05' 19.3"6.10 miNorth947.43 mi
24 hours13° 24' 43.3"880.37 miEast2° 37' 17.1"180.27 miNorth904.87 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Rundu *Wed 6:56 AM116 km72 miles63 nmEast-northeast ENE
MenongueWed 5:56 AM429 km267 miles232 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GhanziWed 6:56 AM472 km293 miles255 nmSoutheast SE
Windhoek *Wed 6:56 AM495 km308 miles267 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaunWed 6:56 AM518 km322 miles280 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonguWed 6:56 AM578 km359 miles312 nmNortheast NE
Swakopmund *Wed 6:56 AM650 km404 miles351 nmSouthwest SW
Walvis Bay *Wed 6:56 AM673 km418 miles364 nmSouthwest SW
LubangoWed 5:56 AM684 km425 miles369 nmWest-northwest WNW
HuamboWed 5:56 AM703 km437 miles380 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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