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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: 65%

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 Wednesday, May 1, 2013 at 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 34' South, Longitude: 21° 08' 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"15.96 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 minorth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 26' 10.2"957.21 miwest0° 07' 14.4"8.30 minorth957.55 mi
24 hours13° 10' 37.7"873.76 mieast3° 18' 10.4"227.10 minorth909.54 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 AM208 km130 miles113 nmSouthwest SW
MonguWed 5:36 AM258 km160 miles139 nmEast-northeast ENE
MenongueWed 4:36 AM424 km264 miles229 nmWest-northwest WNW
LuenaWed 4:36 AM546 km339 miles295 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HuamboWed 4:36 AM717 km446 miles387 nmNorthwest NW
LusakaWed 5:36 AM775 km482 miles418 nmEast E
WindhoekWed 4:36 AM787 km489 miles425 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KabweWed 5:36 AM819 km509 miles442 nmEast-northeast ENE
LubangoWed 4:36 AM839 km522 miles453 nmWest-northwest WNW
FrancistownWed 5:36 AM843 km524 miles455 nmSoutheast SE
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