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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 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 01' South, Longitude: 23° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.98 meters/second, 1605.5 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' 30.0"16.63 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.63 mi
1 hour14° 30' 05.3"997.62 miwest0° 11' 17.3"12.93 minorth997.87 mi
24 hours11° 42' 44.3"805.75 mieast4° 33' 29.6"313.22 minorth866.83 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 6:00 AM57 km35 miles31 nmEast E
LucapaFri 5:00 AM370 km230 miles200 nmSouthwest SW
LuenaFri 5:00 AM726 km451 miles392 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BujumburaFri 6:00 AM755 km469 miles408 nmEast-northeast ENE
KisanganiFri 6:00 AM761 km473 miles411 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LubumbashiFri 6:00 AM789 km490 miles426 nmSoutheast SE
GitegaFri 6:00 AM812 km505 miles439 nmEast-northeast ENE
ButareFri 6:00 AM831 km516 miles448 nmEast-northeast ENE
MalanjeFri 5:00 AM839 km521 miles453 nmWest-southwest WSW
GitaramaFri 6:00 AM859 km534 miles464 nmEast-northeast ENE
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