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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: 42%
Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:15 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:29 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, May 3, 2013 at 05:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 03' South
Longitude: 26° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.71 meters/second, 1593.8 km/hour, 990.3 miles/hour or 860.6 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.7"16.51 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.51 mi
1 hour14° 29' 45.1"990.28 miwest0° 10' 35.1"12.13 minorth990.60 mi
24 hours11° 50' 38.1"809.13 mieast4° 22' 23.1"300.53 minorth866.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubumbashiFri 7:00 AM308 km191 miles166 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KitweFri 7:00 AM456 km283 miles246 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Mbuji-MayiFri 7:00 AM456 km283 miles246 nmNorthwest NW
NdolaFri 7:00 AM493 km306 miles266 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KasamaFri 7:00 AM533 km331 miles288 nmEast-southeast ESE
KabweFri 7:00 AM633 km394 miles342 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LucapaFri 6:00 AM636 km395 miles344 nmWest W
BujumburaFri 7:00 AM704 km438 miles380 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GitegaFri 7:00 AM729 km453 miles394 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LusakaFri 7:00 AM730 km454 miles394 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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