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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: 29%
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 Friday, April 5, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 12° 26' South
Longitude: 58° 16' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.25 meters/second, 1574.1 km/hour, 978.1 miles/hour or 849.9 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.30 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 28' 38.8"978.02 miwest0° 09' 34.6"10.97 minorth978.38 mi
24 hours12° 17' 01.1"829.85 mieast4° 05' 09.7"280.85 minorth881.57 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisFri 8:00 AM859 km534 miles464 nmSouth S
VictoriaFri 8:00 AM918 km570 miles496 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Saint-DenisFri 8:00 AM981 km610 miles530 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AntananarivoFri 7:00 AM1357 km843 miles733 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniFri 7:00 AM1630 km1013 miles880 nmWest W
Diego GarciaFri 10:00 AM1650 km1026 miles891 nmEast-northeast ENE
MogadishuFri 7:00 AM2146 km1334 miles1159 nmNorthwest NW
Dar es SalaamFri 7:00 AM2173 km1350 miles1173 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleFri 9:00 AM2493 km1549 miles1346 nmNortheast NE
DodomaFri 7:00 AM2568 km1596 miles1387 nmWest-northwest WNW
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