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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 30, 2013 at 3:00:00 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: 68%

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 Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 03:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 35' South, Longitude: 25° 31' 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' 18.2"984.02 miWest0° 10' 28.9"12.01 miNorth984.37 mi
24 hours12° 20' 03.6"838.71 miEast4° 22' 01.8"300.12 miNorth895.62 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 AM246 km153 miles133 nmEast-southeast ESE
KitweThu 5:00 AM384 km238 miles207 nmSoutheast SE
NdolaThu 5:00 AM430 km267 miles232 nmSoutheast SE
KabweThu 5:00 AM533 km331 miles288 nmSoutheast SE
Mbuji-MayiThu 5:00 AM537 km334 miles290 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LucapaThu 4:00 AM576 km358 miles311 nmWest-northwest WNW
MonguThu 5:00 AM580 km360 miles313 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LusakaThu 5:00 AM613 km381 miles331 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KasamaThu 5:00 AM623 km387 miles336 nmEast E
LuenaThu 4:00 AM626 km389 miles338 nmWest-southwest WSW

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