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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 03:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 03' South, Longitude: 25° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.95 meters/second, 1605.4 km/hour, 997.6 miles/hour or 866.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.9"16.63 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 04.7"997.55 miwest0° 11' 17.1"12.93 minorth997.80 mi
24 hours11° 42' 56.6"805.94 mieast4° 33' 28.1"313.19 minorth867.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mbuji-MayiFri 5:50 AM212 km132 miles114 nmWest W
BujumburaFri 5:50 AM521 km324 miles281 nmNortheast NE
TshikapaFri 5:50 AM522 km324 miles282 nmWest W
BukavuFri 5:50 AM540 km335 miles291 nmNortheast NE
RutanaFri 5:50 AM551 km342 miles298 nmEast-northeast ENE
GitegaFri 5:50 AM571 km355 miles308 nmEast-northeast ENE
LucapaFri 4:50 AM587 km364 miles317 nmWest-southwest WSW
NgoziFri 5:50 AM593 km369 miles320 nmNortheast NE
RuyigiFri 5:50 AM599 km372 miles324 nmEast-northeast ENE
ButareFri 5:50 AM606 km377 miles327 nmNortheast NE
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