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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 4:36:00 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: 28%

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 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 21' South, Longitude: 49° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.42 meters/second, 1574.7 km/hour, 978.5 miles/hour or 850.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.31 miWest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 miNorth16.31 mi
1 hour14° 28' 40.9"978.34 miWest0° 09' 36.7"11.01 miNorth978.70 mi
24 hours12° 16' 15.9"829.24 miEast4° 05' 52.4"281.65 miNorth881.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AntsirananaFri 7:36 AM61 km38 miles33 nmWest W
MamoutzouFri 7:36 AM505 km314 miles273 nmWest W
MahajangaFri 7:36 AM535 km332 miles289 nmSouthwest SW
MutsamuduFri 7:36 AM594 km369 miles320 nmWest W
ToamasinaFri 7:36 AM645 km401 miles348 nmSouth S
FomboniFri 7:36 AM665 km413 miles359 nmWest W
MoroniFri 7:36 AM722 km448 miles390 nmWest W
AntananarivoFri 7:36 AM768 km477 miles415 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AntsirabeFri 7:36 AM885 km550 miles478 nmSouth-southwest SSW
VictoriaFri 8:36 AM1053 km654 miles569 nmNortheast NE

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