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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: 56%

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 05:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 48' South, Longitude: 6° 26' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.19 meters/second, 1606.3 km/hour, 998.1 miles/hour or 867.3 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' 09.4"998.02 miwest0° 11' 18.5"12.95 minorth998.27 mi
24 hours11° 41' 19.8"804.39 mieast4° 33' 37.9"313.36 minorth865.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Pointe-NoireFri 6:10 AM614 km381 miles331 nmEast E
Port-GentilFri 6:10 AM619 km385 miles334 nmNorth-northeast NNE
CabindaFri 6:10 AM638 km397 miles345 nmEast E
São ToméFri 5:10 AM680 km423 miles367 nmNorth N
DolisieFri 6:10 AM715 km444 miles386 nmEast-northeast ENE
LibrevilleFri 6:10 AM763 km474 miles412 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LuandaFri 6:10 AM822 km511 miles444 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santo António (Príncipe)Fri 5:10 AM831 km516 miles449 nmNorth N
FrancevilleFri 6:10 AM919 km571 miles496 nmEast-northeast ENE
BataFri 6:10 AM926 km575 miles500 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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