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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 5:36:00 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 05:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 20' South, Longitude: 7° 28' 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' 19.3"958.50 miWest0° 07' 25.9"8.52 miNorth958.84 mi
24 hours13° 06' 58.9"870.75 miEast3° 22' 06.2"231.59 miNorth907.74 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 AM193 km120 miles104 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuandaWed 6:36 AM2395 km1488 miles1293 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméWed 5:36 AM2415 km1500 miles1304 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanWed 5:36 AM2424 km1506 miles1309 nmNorth N
MonroviaWed 5:36 AM2532 km1573 miles1367 nmNorth N
AccraWed 5:36 AM2548 km1583 miles1376 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroWed 5:36 AM2572 km1598 miles1389 nmNorth N
LibrevilleWed 6:36 AM2622 km1629 miles1416 nmNortheast NE
LomeWed 5:36 AM2662 km1654 miles1437 nmNorth-northeast NNE
WindhoekWed 6:36 AM2665 km1656 miles1439 nmEast-southeast ESE

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