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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 = Thursday, April 4, 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: 39%

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 Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 04:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 48' South, Longitude: 34° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.16 meters/second, 1548.6 km/hour, 962.2 miles/hour or 836.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.04 miWest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 miNorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 27' 13.1"962.04 miWest0° 07' 46.4"8.91 miNorth962.38 mi
24 hours12° 49' 37.7"853.81 miEast3° 29' 08.8"239.64 miNorth893.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BlantyreThu 6:46 AM42 km26 miles23 nmEast E
ZombaThu 6:46 AM89 km55 miles48 nmEast-northeast ENE
LilongweThu 6:46 AM220 km137 miles119 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ChipataThu 6:46 AM319 km198 miles172 nmNorthwest NW
MutareThu 6:46 AM408 km254 miles220 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HarareThu 6:46 AM441 km274 miles238 nmWest-southwest WSW
BeiraThu 6:46 AM447 km278 miles241 nmSouth S
ChitungwizaThu 6:46 AM451 km280 miles243 nmWest-southwest WSW
MzuzuThu 6:46 AM485 km301 miles262 nmNorth N
NampulaThu 6:46 AM505 km314 miles272 nmEast E

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