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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 = Friday, April 5, 2013 at 4:00:00 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: 29%

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 Friday, April 5, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 26' South, Longitude: 58° 32' 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' 38.7"977.94 miWest0° 09' 34.4"10.97 miNorth978.30 mi
24 hours12° 17' 02.5"829.81 miEast4° 05' 08.3"280.81 miNorth881.52 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 AM862 km536 miles466 nmSouth S
VictoriaFri 8:00 AM929 km577 miles502 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Fri 8:00 AM957 km594 miles516 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Saint-DenisFri 8:00 AM990 km615 miles535 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AntananarivoFri 7:00 AM1380 km858 miles745 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaFri 10:00 AM1623 km1008 miles876 nmEast-northeast ENE
MoroniFri 7:00 AM1665 km1035 miles899 nmWest W
MogadishuFri 7:00 AM2167 km1346 miles1170 nmNorthwest NW
Dar es SalaamFri 7:00 AM2202 km1368 miles1189 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleFri 9:00 AM2474 km1537 miles1336 nmNortheast NE

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