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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: 64%
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 04:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 28' South
Longitude: 9° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.23 meters/second, 1541.6 km/hour, 957.9 miles/hour or 832.4 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.1"15.97 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 minorth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 26' 14.1"957.78 miwest0° 07' 19.2"8.39 minorth958.12 mi
24 hours13° 09' 05.6"872.52 mieast3° 19' 50.5"229.01 minorth908.81 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoWed 5:26 AM500 km311 miles270 nmEast-northeast ENE
HuamboWed 5:26 AM823 km511 miles444 nmEast-northeast ENE
Walvis BayWed 5:26 AM914 km568 miles493 nmSoutheast SE
MenongueWed 5:26 AM943 km586 miles509 nmEast E
LuandaWed 5:26 AM956 km594 miles516 nmNorth-northeast NNE
WindhoekWed 5:26 AM1076 km669 miles581 nmSoutheast SE
KinshasaWed 5:26 AM1505 km935 miles813 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleWed 5:26 AM1509 km938 miles815 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JamestownWed 4:26 AM1586 km985 miles856 nmWest W
LibrevilleWed 5:26 AM1865 km1159 miles1007 nmNorth N
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