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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 = Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 5:04:00 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: 53%

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 Thursday, May 2, 2013 at 05:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 03' South, Longitude: 13° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.94 meters/second, 1569.4 km/hour, 975.2 miles/hour or 847.4 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' 07.2"975.02 miWest0° 09' 20.2"10.70 miNorth975.38 mi
24 hours12° 25' 39.6"837.51 miEast3° 59' 49.6"274.73 miNorth887.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoThu 6:04 AM208 km129 miles112 nmSouth S
HuamboThu 6:04 AM259 km161 miles140 nmEast E
LuandaThu 6:04 AM466 km289 miles252 nmNorth N
MenongueThu 6:04 AM502 km312 miles271 nmEast-southeast ESE
MalanjeThu 6:04 AM506 km314 miles273 nmNortheast NE
UígeThu 6:04 AM629 km391 miles340 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuenaThu 6:04 AM726 km451 miles392 nmEast E
CabindaThu 6:04 AM838 km521 miles452 nmNorth N
RunduThu 6:04 AM873 km542 miles471 nmSoutheast SE
Pointe-NoireThu 6:04 AM928 km577 miles501 nmNorth N

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