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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 = Friday, May 31, 2013 at 4:20:00 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: 57%

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 Friday, May 31, 2013 at 04:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 58' South, Longitude: 18° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.04 meters/second, 1605.7 km/hour, 997.8 miles/hour or 867.0 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' 06.5"997.68 miWest0° 11' 17.6"12.93 miNorth997.93 mi
24 hours11° 42' 20.9"805.33 miEast4° 33' 32.1"313.25 miNorth866.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TshikapaFri 6:20 AM257 km160 miles139 nmEast-southeast ESE
LucapaFri 5:20 AM366 km228 miles198 nmSoutheast SE
KinshasaFri 5:20 AM399 km248 miles216 nmWest-northwest WNW
BrazzavilleFri 5:20 AM405 km252 miles219 nmWest-northwest WNW
UígeFri 5:20 AM423 km263 miles228 nmWest-southwest WSW
MalanjeFri 5:20 AM463 km288 miles250 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Mbuji-MayiFri 6:20 AM562 km349 miles303 nmEast E
LuenaFri 5:20 AM662 km411 miles357 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LuandaFri 5:20 AM664 km413 miles359 nmWest-southwest WSW
MbandakaFri 5:20 AM666 km414 miles360 nmNorth N

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