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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: 85%
Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, April 25, 2013 at 7:58 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:15 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, April 29, 2013 at 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 20° 06' South
Longitude: 7° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.98 meters/second, 1504.7 km/hour, 935.0 miles/hour or 812.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 23.2"15.58 miwest0° 00' 01.0"0.02 minorth15.58 mi
1 hour14° 23' 18.9"934.78 miwest0° 01' 09.1"1.32 minorth934.84 mi
24 hours14° 29' 19.9"941.29 mieast1° 05' 59.6"75.66 minorth947.55 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Walvis BayMon 3:34 AM778 km483 miles420 nmEast-southeast ESE
LubangoMon 3:34 AM846 km525 miles457 nmNortheast NE
WindhoekMon 3:34 AM1018 km633 miles550 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuandaMon 3:34 AM1384 km860 miles747 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JamestownMon 2:34 AM1487 km924 miles803 nmWest-northwest WNW
Cape TownMon 4:34 AM1865 km1159 miles1007 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KinshasaMon 3:34 AM1934 km1202 miles1044 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleMon 3:34 AM1938 km1204 miles1047 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GaboroneMon 4:34 AM1946 km1209 miles1051 nmEast-southeast ESE
JohannesburgMon 4:34 AM2193 km1363 miles1184 nmEast-southeast ESE
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