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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: 66%
Previous phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, May 18, 2013 at 4:35 AM
Next phaseFull MoonSaturday, May 25, 2013 at 4:25 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, May 19, 2013 at 17:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 0° 56' North
Longitude: 27° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.37 meters/second, 1617.7 km/hour, 1005.2 miles/hour or 873.5 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 misouth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 58.0"1005.18 miwest0° 11' 11.4"12.82 misouth1005.29 mi
24 hours11° 25' 06.1"789.77 mieast4° 32' 01.2"311.52 misouth848.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KisanganiSun 7:24 PM248 km154 miles134 nmWest W
BukavuSun 7:24 PM415 km258 miles224 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GitaramaSun 7:24 PM426 km264 miles230 nmSoutheast SE
KigaliSun 7:24 PM437 km271 miles236 nmSoutheast SE
ButareSun 7:24 PM471 km293 miles254 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BujumburaSun 7:24 PM524 km326 miles283 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MuyingaSun 7:24 PM532 km331 miles287 nmSoutheast SE
GitegaSun 7:24 PM560 km348 miles302 nmSouth-southeast SSE
EntebbeSun 8:24 PM573 km356 miles310 nmEast E
KampalaSun 8:24 PM582 km362 miles315 nmEast E
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