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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 = Monday, May 6, 2013 at 5:48:00 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: 14%

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 Monday, May 6, 2013 at 05:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 24' North, Longitude: 49° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.20 meters/second, 1613.5 km/hour, 1002.6 miles/hour or 871.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.71 miWest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 miNorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 32' 10.5"1002.52 miWest0° 10' 48.1"12.37 miNorth1002.47 mi
24 hours11° 07' 22.7"767.12 miEast4° 09' 46.6"286.07 miNorth816.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GalkayoMon 8:48 AM355 km220 miles192 nmNorthwest NW
MogadishuMon 8:48 AM541 km336 miles292 nmWest-southwest WSW
BosasoMon 8:48 AM762 km474 miles411 nmNorth N
HargeisaMon 8:48 AM836 km519 miles451 nmNorthwest NW
KismayoMon 8:48 AM945 km587 miles510 nmSouthwest SW
AdenMon 8:48 AM1055 km655 miles569 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DjiboutiMon 8:48 AM1066 km662 miles576 nmNorthwest NW
VictoriaMon 9:48 AM1192 km740 miles643 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Addis AbabaMon 8:48 AM1303 km809 miles703 nmWest-northwest WNW
SanaMon 8:48 AM1347 km837 miles727 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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