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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Thursday, May 30, 2013 at 03:50:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

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 03:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 26' South, Longitude: 13° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.19 meters/second, 1584.7 km/hour, 984.7 miles/hour or 855.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.2"16.41 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.41 mi
1 hour14° 28' 22.2"984.56 miwest0° 10' 31.3"12.05 minorth984.91 mi
24 hours12° 18' 37.5"837.47 mieast4° 22' 41.4"300.88 minorth894.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuandaThu 4:50 AM179 km111 miles97 nmNorth N
MalanjeThu 4:50 AM331 km206 miles179 nmEast-northeast ENE
UígeThu 4:50 AM359 km223 miles194 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HuamboThu 4:50 AM359 km223 miles194 nmSoutheast SE
LubangoThu 4:50 AM496 km308 miles268 nmSouth S
CabindaThu 4:50 AM557 km346 miles301 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Pointe-NoireThu 4:50 AM649 km403 miles350 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MenongueThu 4:50 AM657 km408 miles355 nmSoutheast SE
DolisieThu 4:50 AM695 km432 miles375 nmNorth N
KinshasaThu 4:50 AM706 km439 miles381 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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