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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 05:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 9° 01' South
Longitude: 23° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.77 meters/second, 1594.0 km/hour, 990.4 miles/hour or 860.7 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' 46.0"990.41 miwest0° 10' 35.8"12.14 minorth990.72 mi
24 hours11° 50' 20.4"808.89 mieast4° 22' 31.7"300.70 minorth866.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mbuji-MayiFri 7:14 AM324 km202 miles175 nmNorth N
LubumbashiFri 7:14 AM561 km349 miles303 nmEast-southeast ESE
KitweFri 7:14 AM698 km434 miles377 nmSoutheast SE
LusakaFri 7:14 AM905 km562 miles488 nmSoutheast SE
HuamboFri 6:14 AM907 km564 miles490 nmWest-southwest WSW
BujumburaFri 7:14 AM931 km579 miles503 nmNortheast NE
GitegaFri 7:14 AM975 km606 miles527 nmNortheast NE
KinshasaFri 6:14 AM1006 km625 miles543 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrazzavilleFri 6:14 AM1012 km629 miles546 nmWest-northwest WNW
ButareFri 7:14 AM1021 km634 miles551 nmNortheast NE
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