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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 8:36:00 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 08:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 42' North, Longitude: 31° 13' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.43 meters/second, 1578.4 km/hour, 980.7 miles/hour or 852.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.34 miWest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 miNorth16.35 mi
1 hour14° 31' 49.8"980.56 miWest0° 08' 25.6"9.65 miNorth980.33 mi
24 hours11° 20' 45.5"765.70 miEast3° 03' 22.4"210.11 miNorth789.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Al-UbayyidWed 11:36 AM122 km76 miles66 nmWest-northwest WNW
KostiWed 11:36 AM166 km103 miles89 nmEast-northeast ENE
KhartoumWed 11:36 AM352 km219 miles190 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MalakalWed 11:36 AM354 km220 miles191 nmSouth S
KassalaWed 11:36 AM638 km396 miles344 nmEast-northeast ENE
Al-FashirWed 11:36 AM644 km400 miles348 nmWest W
TeseneyWed 11:36 AM646 km401 miles349 nmEast-northeast ENE
WauWed 11:36 AM656 km408 miles354 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GondarWed 11:36 AM679 km422 miles367 nmEast E
Bahir DarWed 11:36 AM682 km424 miles368 nmEast E

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