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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: 68%

Previous phaseFull MoonSaturday, May 25, 2013 at 4:25 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterFriday, May 31, 2013 at 6:59 PM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 03:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 35' South, Longitude: 25° 15' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.95 meters/second, 1583.8 km/hour, 984.1 miles/hour or 855.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.2"16.40 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.40 mi
1 hour14° 28' 18.3"984.10 miwest0° 10' 28.9"12.01 minorth984.45 mi
24 hours12° 20' 01.7"838.74 mieast4° 22' 02.6"300.16 minorth895.66 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubumbashiThu 5:00 AM272 km169 miles147 nmEast-southeast ESE
KitweThu 5:00 AM407 km253 miles220 nmSoutheast SE
NdolaThu 5:00 AM454 km282 miles245 nmSoutheast SE
Mbuji-MayiThu 5:00 AM526 km327 miles284 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LucapaThu 4:00 AM549 km341 miles297 nmWest-northwest WNW
KabweThu 5:00 AM552 km343 miles298 nmSoutheast SE
MonguThu 5:00 AM568 km353 miles306 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LuenaThu 4:00 AM598 km371 miles323 nmWest-southwest WSW
LusakaThu 5:00 AM628 km390 miles339 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KasamaThu 5:00 AM652 km405 miles352 nmEast E
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