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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: 63%

Previous phaseFull MoonTuesday, April 15, 2014 at 7:43 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterTuesday, April 22, 2014 at 7:52 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, April 21, 2014 at 04:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 20' South, Longitude: 5° 21' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.08 meters/second, 1533.9 km/hour, 953.1 miles/hour or 828.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.89 miwest0° 00' 04.7"0.09 minorth15.89 mi
1 hour14° 25' 49.9"952.94 miwest0° 04' 49.2"5.52 minorth953.17 mi
24 hours13° 31' 38.2"893.33 mieast2° 24' 58.9"166.16 minorth914.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LubangoMon 5:48 AM912 km567 miles492 nmEast-northeast ENE
JamestownMon 4:48 AM1190 km740 miles643 nmWest W
LuandaMon 5:48 AM1271 km790 miles686 nmNortheast NE
WindhoekMon 5:48 AM1359 km845 miles734 nmEast-southeast ESE
KinshasaMon 5:48 AM1804 km1121 miles974 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleMon 5:48 AM1807 km1123 miles976 nmNortheast NE
São ToméMon 4:48 AM1961 km1218 miles1059 nmNorth N
LibrevilleMon 5:48 AM2012 km1250 miles1086 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cape TownMon 6:48 AM2254 km1400 miles1217 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GaboroneMon 6:48 AM2283 km1419 miles1233 nmEast-southeast ESE
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