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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 = Thursday, May 23, 2013 at 7:58:00 PM.

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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: 97%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSaturday, May 18, 2013 at 4:36 AM
Next phaseFull MoonSaturday, May 25, 2013 at 4:27 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, May 23, 2013 at 19:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 16° 17' South, Longitude: 40° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.95 meters/second, 1540.6 km/hour, 957.3 miles/hour or 831.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.7"15.95 miWest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 miSouth15.96 mi
1 hour14° 24' 46.0"957.02 miWest0° 07' 41.2"8.81 miSouth956.75 mi
24 hours14° 27' 06.9"959.62 miEast2° 32' 37.5"174.93 miSouth968.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NampulaThu 9:58 PM173 km107 miles93 nmNorthwest NW
PembaThu 9:58 PM367 km228 miles198 nmNorth N
BlantyreThu 9:58 PM573 km356 miles309 nmWest W
FomboniThu 10:58 PM575 km357 miles311 nmNortheast NE
MoroniThu 10:58 PM598 km372 miles323 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MutsamuduThu 10:58 PM633 km393 miles342 nmNortheast NE
MahajangaThu 10:58 PM643 km399 miles347 nmEast E
MamoutzouThu 10:58 PM655 km407 miles354 nmNortheast NE
BeiraThu 9:58 PM702 km436 miles379 nmSouthwest SW
LilongweThu 9:58 PM749 km466 miles405 nmWest-northwest WNW

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