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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: 53%

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 04:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 10' South, Longitude: 25° 09' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.69 meters/second, 1568.5 km/hour, 974.6 miles/hour or 846.9 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' 03.5"974.52 miwest0° 09' 16.9"10.63 minorth974.88 mi
24 hours12° 27' 00.2"838.65 mieast3° 58' 47.1"273.56 minorth887.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubumbashiThu 6:14 AM303 km188 miles164 nmEast-northeast ENE
MonguThu 6:14 AM319 km198 miles172 nmSouthwest SW
KitweThu 6:14 AM335 km208 miles181 nmEast E
NdolaThu 6:14 AM378 km235 miles204 nmEast E
KabweThu 6:14 AM384 km238 miles207 nmEast-southeast ESE
LusakaThu 6:14 AM419 km260 miles226 nmSoutheast SE
LuenaThu 5:14 AM590 km366 miles318 nmWest-northwest WNW
KasamaThu 6:14 AM734 km456 miles397 nmEast-northeast ENE
RunduThu 5:14 AM781 km485 miles422 nmSouthwest SW
Mbuji-MayiThu 6:14 AM798 km496 miles431 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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