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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: 28%

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 06:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 04' South, Longitude: 24° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.93 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' 46.9"979.54 miwest0° 09' 43.2"11.14 minorth979.90 mi
24 hours12° 14' 03.6"827.67 mieast4° 07' 55.7"284.02 minorth880.37 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 AM277 km172 miles150 nmEast E
KitweFri 8:18 AM362 km225 miles196 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonguFri 8:18 AM406 km253 miles219 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NdolaFri 8:18 AM410 km255 miles221 nmEast-southeast ESE
KabweFri 8:18 AM460 km286 miles248 nmSoutheast SE
LusakaFri 8:18 AM515 km320 miles278 nmSoutheast SE
LuenaFri 7:18 AM552 km343 miles298 nmWest W
LucapaFri 7:18 AM614 km382 miles332 nmNorthwest NW
Mbuji-MayiFri 8:18 AM675 km419 miles364 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KasamaFri 8:18 AM710 km441 miles383 nmEast-northeast ENE
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