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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 5:24:00 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 05:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 60' South, Longitude: 8° 33' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.04 meters/second, 1569.8 km/hour, 975.4 miles/hour or 847.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.1"16.26 miWest0° 00' 09.2"0.18 miNorth16.26 mi
1 hour14° 28' 08.7"975.25 miWest0° 09' 21.5"10.72 miNorth975.61 mi
24 hours12° 25' 06.6"837.07 miEast4° 00' 14.8"275.22 miNorth886.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoThu 6:24 AM576 km358 miles311 nmEast-southeast ESE
LuandaThu 6:24 AM689 km428 miles372 nmNortheast NE
HuamboThu 6:24 AM781 km485 miles422 nmEast E
CabindaThu 6:24 AM915 km568 miles494 nmNorth-northeast NNE
UígeThu 6:24 AM929 km577 miles502 nmNortheast NE
MalanjeThu 6:24 AM933 km580 miles504 nmEast-northeast ENE
Pointe-NoireThu 6:24 AM979 km608 miles529 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MenongueThu 6:24 AM1007 km626 miles544 nmEast-southeast ESE
KinshasaThu 6:24 AM1214 km754 miles655 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleThu 6:24 AM1217 km756 miles657 nmNortheast NE

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