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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 = Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 4:00:00 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: 78%

Previous phaseFull MoonSaturday, May 25, 2013 at 4:27 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, May 31, 2013 at 7:00 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, May 29, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 20' South, Longitude: 2° 01' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.69 meters/second, 1557.7 km/hour, 967.9 miles/hour or 841.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.13 miWest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 miNorth16.13 mi
1 hour14° 26' 20.9"967.74 miWest0° 09' 00.4"10.32 miNorth968.11 mi
24 hours13° 03' 49.0"875.57 miEast3° 55' 19.2"269.60 miNorth922.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownWed 4:00 AM435 km270 miles235 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuandaWed 5:00 AM1770 km1100 miles956 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméWed 4:00 AM1887 km1173 miles1019 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleWed 5:00 AM2061 km1281 miles1113 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanWed 4:00 AM2184 km1357 miles1179 nmNorth N
KinshasaWed 5:00 AM2200 km1367 miles1188 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrazzavilleWed 5:00 AM2200 km1367 miles1188 nmEast-northeast ENE
AccraWed 4:00 AM2207 km1371 miles1192 nmNorth N
WindhoekWed 5:00 AM2211 km1374 miles1194 nmEast-southeast ESE
LoméWed 4:00 AM2291 km1423 miles1237 nmNorth N

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