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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: 54%

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 Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 12' South, Longitude: 28° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.61 meters/second, 1568.2 km/hour, 974.4 miles/hour or 846.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.24 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 28' 02.5"974.36 miwest0° 09' 15.9"10.62 minorth974.72 mi
24 hours12° 27' 23.3"838.96 mieast3° 58' 29.0"273.22 minorth888.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NdolaThu 6:00 AM28 km17 miles15 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KitweThu 6:00 AM56 km35 miles30 nmNorthwest NW
KabweThu 6:00 AM137 km85 miles74 nmSouth S
LubumbashiThu 6:00 AM205 km128 miles111 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LusakaThu 6:00 AM246 km153 miles133 nmSouth S
KasamaThu 6:00 AM439 km273 miles237 nmNortheast NE
ChipataThu 6:00 AM449 km279 miles242 nmEast E
LilongweThu 6:00 AM574 km357 miles310 nmEast E
HarareThu 6:00 AM579 km360 miles312 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MonguThu 6:00 AM625 km388 miles338 nmWest-southwest WSW
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