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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 = Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 4:54:00 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: 22%

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 Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 04:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 12' South, Longitude: 51° 29' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.33 meters/second, 1617.6 km/hour, 1005.1 miles/hour or 873.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.75 miWest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 miNorth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 48.2"1005.05 miWest0° 11' 15.7"12.90 miNorth1005.14 mi
24 hours11° 11' 41.8"774.36 miEast4° 26' 13.6"304.87 miNorth831.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaSun 8:54 AM659 km409 miles356 nmSoutheast SE
MogadishuSun 7:54 AM728 km452 miles393 nmWest-northwest WNW
GalkayoSun 7:54 AM892 km554 miles482 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KismayoSun 7:54 AM996 km619 miles538 nmWest W
Dar es SalaamSun 7:54 AM1540 km957 miles832 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniSun 7:54 AM1563 km971 miles844 nmSouthwest SW
DjiboutiSun 7:54 AM1596 km992 miles862 nmNorthwest NW
AdenSun 7:54 AM1603 km996 miles866 nmNorth-northwest NNW
NairobiSun 7:54 AM1637 km1017 miles884 nmWest W
Addis AbabaSun 7:54 AM1741 km1082 miles940 nmNorthwest NW

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