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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: 39%
Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, April 4, 2013 at 05:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 15° 44' South
Longitude: 27° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 430.30 meters/second, 1549.1 km/hour, 962.6 miles/hour or 836.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.04 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth16.04 mi
1 hour14° 27' 14.8"962.43 miwest0° 07' 49.1"8.96 minorth962.78 mi
24 hours12° 48' 54.6"853.34 mieast3° 30' 03.0"240.69 minorth893.16 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 AM81 km50 miles44 nmEast-northeast ENE
NdolaThu 7:14 AM325 km202 miles176 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KitweThu 7:14 AM331 km206 miles179 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HarareThu 7:14 AM434 km270 miles235 nmEast-southeast ESE
LubumbashiThu 7:14 AM451 km280 miles244 nmNorth N
BulawayoThu 7:14 AM500 km311 miles270 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FrancistownThu 7:14 AM602 km374 miles325 nmSouth S
MutareThu 7:14 AM646 km402 miles349 nmSoutheast SE
LilongweThu 7:14 AM692 km430 miles374 nmEast-northeast ENE
Rundu *Thu 7:14 AM869 km540 miles469 nmWest-southwest WSW

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