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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 = Saturday, May 4, 2013 at 6:18:00 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: 31%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, May 4, 2013 at 06:18:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 27' South, Longitude: 19° 44' East

The ground speed is currently 447.60 meters/second, 1611.4 kilometres/hour, 1001.3 miles/hour or 870.1 nautical miles/hour (knots). The table below shows position of the the Moon compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude DifferenceLatitude DifferenceTotal
LaterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.69 miWest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 miNorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 31' 03.6"1001.18 miWest0° 11' 13.2"12.85 miNorth1001.39 mi
24 hours11° 24' 43.2"787.01 miEast4° 30' 40.3"309.96 miNorth847.33 mi

Locations with the Moon near zenith

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

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LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TshikapaSat 8:18 AM248 km154 miles134 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LucapaSat 7:18 AM454 km282 miles245 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Mbuji-MayiSat 8:18 AM466 km289 miles252 nmEast-southeast ESE
KinshasaSat 7:18 AM491 km305 miles265 nmWest W
BrazzavilleSat 7:18 AM494 km307 miles267 nmWest W
MbandakaSat 7:18 AM524 km326 miles283 nmNorth-northwest NNW
UígeSat 7:18 AM624 km388 miles337 nmSouthwest SW
MalanjeSat 7:18 AM677 km421 miles366 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ImpfondoSat 7:18 AM695 km432 miles375 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FrancevilleSat 7:18 AM751 km466 miles405 nmWest-northwest WNW

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