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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 = Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 6:48:00 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: 7%

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 Tuesday, May 7, 2013 at 06:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 44' North, Longitude: 46° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 444.33 meters/second, 1599.6 km/hour, 993.9 miles/hour or 863.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.56 miWest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 miNorth16.57 mi
1 hour14° 32' 08.8"993.81 miWest0° 09' 51.5"11.29 miNorth993.66 mi
24 hours11° 11' 21.2"765.03 miEast3° 42' 12.4"254.54 miNorth802.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BerberaTue 9:48 AM229 km142 miles123 nmNorthwest NW
HargeisaTue 9:48 AM250 km156 miles135 nmWest-northwest WNW
GalkayoTue 9:48 AM257 km160 miles139 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BosasoTue 9:48 AM433 km269 miles234 nmNortheast NE
DjiboutiTue 9:48 AM459 km285 miles248 nmNorthwest NW
Ali SabiehTue 9:48 AM466 km290 miles252 nmNorthwest NW
AdenTue 9:48 AM472 km293 miles255 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ObockTue 9:48 AM478 km297 miles258 nmNorthwest NW
Dire DawaTue 9:48 AM485 km301 miles262 nmWest-northwest WNW
DikhilTue 9:48 AM494 km307 miles267 nmWest-northwest WNW

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