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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 4:46:00 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: 64%

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 04:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 26' South, Longitude: 4° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.32 meters/second, 1542.0 km/hour, 958.1 miles/hour or 832.6 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' 15.6"957.93 miWest0° 07' 21.0"8.43 miNorth958.27 mi
24 hours13° 08' 30.9"871.99 miEast3° 20' 28.0"229.71 miNorth908.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoWed 5:46 AM972 km604 miles525 nmEast E
JamestownWed 4:46 AM1101 km684 miles594 nmWest W
LuandaWed 5:46 AM1262 km784 miles681 nmNortheast NE
WindhoekWed 5:46 AM1480 km920 miles799 nmEast-southeast ESE
KinshasaWed 5:46 AM1781 km1107 miles962 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleWed 5:46 AM1784 km1109 miles963 nmNortheast NE
São ToméWed 4:46 AM1870 km1162 miles1010 nmNorth N
LibrevilleWed 5:46 AM1937 km1203 miles1046 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalaboWed 5:46 AM2280 km1417 miles1231 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YaoundéWed 5:46 AM2370 km1473 miles1280 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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