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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 6:36:00 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: 49%

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 06:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 15' South, Longitude: 5° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.94 meters/second, 1526.2 km/hour, 948.3 miles/hour or 824.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.80 miWest0° 00' 05.5"0.10 miNorth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 25' 53.7"948.08 miWest0° 05' 30.8"6.32 miNorth948.35 mi
24 hours13° 22' 20.4"878.52 miEast2° 41' 22.9"184.96 miNorth904.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownWed 6:36 AM262 km163 miles142 nmNorth N
LuandaWed 7:36 AM2254 km1400 miles1217 nmEast-northeast ENE
Windhoek *Wed 8:36 AM2377 km1477 miles1284 nmEast-southeast ESE
São ToméWed 6:36 AM2439 km1516 miles1317 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanWed 6:36 AM2611 km1622 miles1410 nmNorth N
LibrevilleWed 7:36 AM2617 km1626 miles1413 nmNortheast NE
AccraWed 6:36 AM2690 km1672 miles1452 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaWed 7:36 AM2718 km1689 miles1468 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrazzavilleWed 7:36 AM2719 km1690 miles1468 nmEast-northeast ENE
YamoussoukroWed 6:36 AM2773 km1723 miles1497 nmNorth N

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