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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 5:14:00 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 05:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 22' South, Longitude: 2° 10' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.46 meters/second, 1542.5 km/hour, 958.4 miles/hour or 832.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.97 miWest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 miNorth15.97 mi
1 hour14° 26' 17.7"958.25 miWest0° 07' 23.7"8.48 miNorth958.59 mi
24 hours13° 07' 39.4"871.30 miEast3° 21' 23.2"230.76 miNorth908.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownWed 5:14 AM382 km238 miles206 nmWest W
LuandaWed 6:14 AM1869 km1161 miles1009 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméWed 5:14 AM2091 km1299 miles1129 nmNorth-northeast NNE
WindhoekWed 6:14 AM2132 km1325 miles1151 nmEast-southeast ESE
LibrevilleWed 6:14 AM2252 km1399 miles1216 nmNortheast NE
KinshasaWed 6:14 AM2330 km1448 miles1258 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrazzavilleWed 6:14 AM2331 km1449 miles1259 nmEast-northeast ENE
AbidjanWed 5:14 AM2408 km1496 miles1300 nmNorth N
AccraWed 5:14 AM2434 km1512 miles1314 nmNorth N
LoméWed 5:14 AM2517 km1564 miles1359 nmNorth N

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