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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, May 1, 2013 at 3:36:00 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: 65%

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 Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 34' South, Longitude: 21° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.97 meters/second, 1540.7 km/hour, 957.3 miles/hour or 831.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"15.95 miWest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 miNorth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 26' 10.2"957.13 miWest0° 07' 14.3"8.30 miNorth957.47 mi
24 hours13° 10' 39.7"873.73 miEast3° 18' 08.2"227.04 miNorth909.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RunduWed 4:36 AM229 km142 miles124 nmSouthwest SW
MonguWed 5:36 AM235 km146 miles127 nmNortheast NE
MaunWed 5:36 AM435 km270 miles235 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MenongueWed 4:36 AM450 km280 miles243 nmWest-northwest WNW
LuenaWed 4:36 AM554 km344 miles299 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GhanziWed 5:36 AM568 km353 miles307 nmSouth S
HuamboWed 4:36 AM741 km461 miles400 nmNorthwest NW
LusakaWed 5:36 AM747 km464 miles403 nmEast E
KabweWed 5:36 AM792 km492 miles428 nmEast-northeast ENE
WindhoekWed 4:36 AM804 km500 miles434 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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