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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 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 07' South, Longitude: 19° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.80 meters/second, 1568.9 km/hour, 974.9 miles/hour or 847.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.25 miwest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 minorth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 28' 05.2"974.77 miwest0° 09' 18.4"10.66 minorth975.14 mi
24 hours12° 26' 23.8"838.16 mieast3° 59' 15.2"274.10 minorth887.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuenaThu 5:36 AM147 km92 miles80 nmNorth N
MenongueThu 5:36 AM289 km179 miles156 nmSouthwest SW
MonguThu 6:36 AM428 km266 miles231 nmSoutheast SE
HuamboThu 5:36 AM448 km278 miles242 nmWest W
LucapaThu 5:36 AM528 km328 miles285 nmNorth N
RunduThu 5:36 AM531 km330 miles287 nmSouth S
MalanjeThu 5:36 AM550 km342 miles297 nmNorthwest NW
LubangoThu 5:36 AM715 km444 miles386 nmWest-southwest WSW
UígeThu 5:36 AM803 km499 miles434 nmNorthwest NW
LubumbashiThu 6:36 AM845 km525 miles457 nmEast E
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