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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 6:18:00 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 06:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 04' South, Longitude: 25° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.92 meters/second, 1576.5 km/hour, 979.6 miles/hour or 851.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.8"16.33 miWest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 miNorth16.33 mi
1 hour14° 28' 46.8"979.46 miWest0° 09' 43.2"11.14 miNorth979.82 mi
24 hours12° 14' 05.1"827.63 miEast4° 07' 54.4"283.97 miNorth880.32 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubumbashiFri 8:18 AM248 km154 miles134 nmEast E
KitweFri 8:18 AM334 km207 miles180 nmEast-southeast ESE
NdolaFri 8:18 AM382 km237 miles206 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonguFri 8:18 AM421 km262 miles227 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KabweFri 8:18 AM436 km271 miles236 nmSoutheast SE
LusakaFri 8:18 AM495 km308 miles267 nmSoutheast SE
LuenaFri 7:18 AM581 km361 miles314 nmWest W
LucapaFri 7:18 AM637 km396 miles344 nmNorthwest NW
KasamaFri 8:18 AM681 km423 miles368 nmEast-northeast ENE
Mbuji-MayiFri 8:18 AM683 km424 miles369 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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