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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 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 16° 20' South
Longitude: 7° 44' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.58 meters/second, 1542.9 km/hour, 958.7 miles/hour or 833.1 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"15.98 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 minorth15.98 mi
1 hour14° 26' 19.5"958.58 miwest0° 07' 26.0"8.52 minorth958.92 mi
24 hours13° 06' 56.9"870.78 mieast3° 22' 08.4"231.64 minorth907.79 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownWed 5:36 AM221 km137 miles119 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuandaWed 6:36 AM2422 km1505 miles1308 nmEast-northeast ENE
AbidjanWed 5:36 AM2429 km1509 miles1312 nmNorth N
São ToméWed 5:36 AM2434 km1512 miles1314 nmNortheast NE
MonroviaWed 5:36 AM2527 km1570 miles1365 nmNorth N
AccraWed 5:36 AM2557 km1589 miles1381 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroWed 5:36 AM2574 km1600 miles1390 nmNorth N
LibrevilleWed 6:36 AM2643 km1642 miles1427 nmNortheast NE
LomeWed 5:36 AM2673 km1661 miles1443 nmNorth-northeast NNE
WindhoekWed 6:36 AM2694 km1674 miles1455 nmEast-southeast ESE
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