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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 07:32:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun symbol. At this location, the Sun will be at its zenith (directly overhead) in relation to an observer.
  • The Moon's position is marked with this symbol: Moon symbol. At this location, the Moon will be at its zenith in relation to an observer. Note that the symbol is not showing the current phase of the Moon.

Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 21%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, May 10, 2013 at 12:30 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, May 5, 2013 at 07:32:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 18' North, Longitude: 13° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.36 meters/second, 1617.7 km/hour, 1005.2 miles/hour or 873.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.75 miwest0° 00' 11.1"0.21 minorth16.75 mi
1 hour14° 31' 51.8"1005.11 miwest0° 11' 14.3"12.87 minorth1005.18 mi
24 hours11° 10' 46.4"773.29 mieast4° 25' 02.4"303.51 minorth829.86 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
FrancevilleSun 8:32 AM218 km135 miles117 nmSouth S
AconibeSun 8:32 AM276 km172 miles149 nmWest-northwest WNW
EbebiyínSun 8:32 AM294 km183 miles159 nmNorthwest NW
OuéssoSun 8:32 AM347 km216 miles187 nmEast-northeast ENE
LibrevilleSun 8:32 AM419 km261 miles226 nmWest W
BataSun 8:32 AM422 km262 miles228 nmWest-northwest WNW
YaoundéSun 8:32 AM436 km271 miles235 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BertouaSun 8:32 AM475 km295 miles257 nmNorth N
DolisieSun 8:32 AM502 km312 miles271 nmSouth S
Port-GentilSun 8:32 AM507 km315 miles274 nmWest-southwest WSW
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