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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 5:14:00 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 05:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 44' South, Longitude: 27° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.30 meters/second, 1549.1 km/hour, 962.5 miles/hour or 836.4 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' 14.8"962.35 miWest0° 07' 48.9"8.96 miNorth962.70 mi
24 hours12° 48' 56.4"853.30 miEast3° 30' 00.8"240.64 miNorth893.10 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LusakaThu 7:14 AM57 km35 miles31 nmNortheast NE
KabweThu 7:14 AM157 km97 miles85 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NdolaThu 7:14 AM317 km197 miles171 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KitweThu 7:14 AM327 km203 miles176 nmNorth N
HarareThu 7:14 AM410 km255 miles222 nmSoutheast SE
ChitungwizaThu 7:14 AM421 km262 miles227 nmSoutheast SE
LubumbashiThu 7:14 AM453 km282 miles245 nmNorth N
GweruThu 7:14 AM460 km286 miles248 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BulawayoThu 7:14 AM494 km307 miles267 nmSouth S
MonguThu 7:14 AM510 km317 miles276 nmWest W

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