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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 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 27' South, Longitude: 6° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.28 meters/second, 1541.8 km/hour, 958.0 miles/hour or 832.5 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' 14.9"957.89 miwest0° 07' 20.1"8.41 minorth958.23 mi
24 hours13° 08' 47.2"872.27 mieast3° 20' 10.3"229.39 minorth908.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoWed 5:36 AM748 km464 miles404 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuandaWed 5:36 AM1101 km684 miles594 nmNortheast NE
WindhoekWed 5:36 AM1284 km798 miles693 nmEast-southeast ESE
JamestownWed 4:36 AM1329 km826 miles718 nmWest W
KinshasaWed 5:36 AM1638 km1018 miles885 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleWed 5:36 AM1642 km1020 miles887 nmNortheast NE
São ToméWed 4:36 AM1857 km1154 miles1003 nmNorth N
LibrevilleWed 5:36 AM1887 km1173 miles1019 nmNorth N
GaboroneWed 6:36 AM2196 km1365 miles1186 nmEast-southeast ESE
MalaboWed 5:36 AM2246 km1396 miles1213 nmNorth N
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