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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 Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 06:38:00 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: 3%

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 Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 06:38:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 25' North, Longitude: 59° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.92 meters/second, 1580.1 km/hour, 981.8 miles/hour or 853.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.36 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 31' 51.8"981.66 miwest0° 08' 33.1"9.80 minorth981.44 mi
24 hours11° 19' 56.6"765.61 mieast3° 06' 40.3"213.89 minorth790.15 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HadibuWed 9:38 AM628 km390 miles339 nmWest W
SalalahWed 10:38 AM797 km495 miles431 nmNorthwest NW
MuscatWed 10:38 AM1246 km774 miles673 nmNorth N
Abu DhabiWed 10:38 AM1449 km901 miles783 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DubaiWed 10:38 AM1499 km932 miles810 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MumbaiWed 12:08 PM1572 km977 miles849 nmEast-northeast ENE
KarachiWed 11:38 AM1573 km978 miles850 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdenWed 9:38 AM1608 km999 miles868 nmWest W
PuneWed 12:08 PM1652 km1027 miles892 nmEast-northeast ENE
DohaWed 9:38 AM1668 km1037 miles901 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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