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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 = Wednesday, May 8, 2013 at 6:58:00 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: 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 06:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 28' North, Longitude: 54° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.84 meters/second, 1579.8 km/hour, 981.7 miles/hour or 853.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.36 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 miNorth16.36 mi
1 hour14° 31' 51.5"981.47 miWest0° 08' 31.7"9.77 miNorth981.25 mi
24 hours11° 20' 04.8"765.62 miEast3° 06' 06.9"213.25 miNorth789.99 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HadibuWed 9:58 AM103 km64 miles56 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalalahWed 10:58 AM512 km318 miles277 nmNorth N
BosasoWed 9:58 AM642 km399 miles347 nmWest W
Al MukallaWed 9:58 AM671 km417 miles362 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdenWed 9:58 AM1079 km670 miles582 nmWest W
SanaWed 9:58 AM1204 km748 miles650 nmWest-northwest WNW
DjiboutiWed 9:58 AM1289 km801 miles696 nmWest W
MuscatWed 10:58 AM1291 km802 miles697 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Abu DhabiWed 10:58 AM1331 km827 miles719 nmNorth N
DubaiWed 10:58 AM1418 km881 miles766 nmNorth N

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