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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 = Monday, April 29, 2013 at 2:34:00 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: 85%

Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, April 25, 2013 at 7:59 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, April 29, 2013 at 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 06' South, Longitude: 7° 54' 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' 18.8"934.71 miWest0° 01' 08.9"1.32 miNorth934.77 mi
24 hours14° 29' 21.1"941.24 miEast1° 05' 55.8"75.59 miNorth947.50 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 AM753 km468 miles406 nmEast-southeast ESE
LubangoMon 3:34 AM825 km513 miles445 nmNortheast NE
WindhoekMon 3:34 AM990 km615 miles534 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuandaMon 3:34 AM1372 km853 miles741 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JamestownMon 2:34 AM1514 km941 miles818 nmWest-northwest WNW
Cape TownMon 4:34 AM1850 km1150 miles999 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GaboroneMon 4:34 AM1919 km1193 miles1036 nmEast-southeast ESE
KinshasaMon 3:34 AM1921 km1194 miles1037 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleMon 3:34 AM1926 km1197 miles1040 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JohannesburgMon 4:34 AM2167 km1347 miles1170 nmEast-southeast ESE

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