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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 4:36:00 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 04:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 14' South, Longitude: 10° 41' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.89 meters/second, 1558.4 km/hour, 968.3 miles/hour or 841.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.3"16.14 miWest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 miNorth16.14 mi
1 hour14° 26' 24.0"968.18 miWest0° 09' 03.3"10.38 miNorth968.56 mi
24 hours13° 02' 35.8"874.56 miEast3° 56' 14.1"270.64 miNorth922.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownWed 4:36 AM565 km351 miles305 nmEast-southeast ESE
MonroviaWed 4:36 AM2273 km1413 miles1228 nmNorth N
AbidjanWed 4:36 AM2285 km1420 miles1234 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroWed 4:36 AM2404 km1494 miles1298 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraWed 4:36 AM2475 km1538 miles1336 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméWed 4:36 AM2506 km1557 miles1353 nmNortheast NE
FreetownWed 4:36 AM2529 km1572 miles1366 nmNorth N
LomeWed 4:36 AM2608 km1621 miles1408 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryWed 4:36 AM2648 km1645 miles1430 nmNorth N
LuandaWed 5:36 AM2674 km1662 miles1444 nmEast E

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