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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 = Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at 7:58:00 PM.

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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: 99%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterThursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:33 PM
Next phaseFull MoonThursday, April 25, 2013 at 7:59 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 24, 2013 at 19:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 26' South, Longitude: 46° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.89 meters/second, 1583.6 km/hour, 984.0 miles/hour or 855.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.40 miWest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 miSouth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 27' 41.0"983.80 miWest0° 10' 39.5"12.21 miSouth983.59 mi
24 hours13° 16' 31.6"903.13 miEast3° 58' 06.4"272.79 miSouth937.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MutsamuduWed 10:58 PM286 km177 miles154 nmSouthwest SW
MamoutzouWed 10:58 PM287 km178 miles155 nmSouth-southwest SSW
FomboniWed 10:58 PM350 km217 miles189 nmSouthwest SW
MoroniWed 10:58 PM364 km226 miles197 nmWest-southwest WSW
AntsirananaWed 10:58 PM382 km237 miles206 nmEast-southeast ESE
MahajangaWed 10:58 PM586 km364 miles316 nmSouth S
Dar es SalaamWed 10:58 PM873 km542 miles471 nmWest-northwest WNW
ToamasinaWed 10:58 PM916 km569 miles495 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Zanzibar CityWed 10:58 PM918 km570 miles495 nmWest-northwest WNW
NampulaWed 9:58 PM927 km576 miles500 nmSouthwest SW

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