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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: 57%
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 Friday, May 31, 2013 at 03:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
Latitude: 6° 05' South
Longitude: 27° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.92 meters/second, 1605.3 km/hour, 997.5 miles/hour or 866.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.9"16.62 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 04.0"997.48 miwest0° 11' 17.0"12.92 minorth997.73 mi
24 hours11° 43' 09.0"806.13 mieast4° 33' 26.7"313.17 minorth867.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BujumburaFri 5:40 AM340 km211 miles184 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GitegaFri 5:40 AM369 km229 miles199 nmNortheast NE
BukavuFri 5:40 AM408 km254 miles220 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ButareFri 5:40 AM435 km271 miles235 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MuyingaFri 5:40 AM448 km278 miles242 nmNortheast NE
Mbuji-MayiFri 5:40 AM479 km298 miles259 nmWest W
GitaramaFri 5:40 AM487 km303 miles263 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KigaliFri 5:40 AM516 km320 miles278 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RwamaganaFri 5:40 AM536 km333 miles289 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RuhengeriFri 5:40 AM542 km337 miles293 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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