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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 = Saturday, June 1, 2013 at 4:54:00 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: 46%

Previous phaseThird QuarterFriday, May 31, 2013 at 7:00 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, June 8, 2013 at 3:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, June 1, 2013 at 04:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 18' South, Longitude: 21° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.98 meters/second, 1616.3 km/hour, 1004.3 miles/hour or 872.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.74 miWest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 miNorth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 21.1"1004.28 miWest0° 11' 24.4"13.06 miNorth1004.40 mi
24 hours11° 18' 28.1"781.97 miEast4° 29' 59.2"309.17 miNorth840.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BoendeSat 5:54 AM167 km104 miles90 nmNorthwest NW
KisanganiSat 6:54 AM409 km254 miles221 nmEast-northeast ENE
MbandakaSat 5:54 AM442 km275 miles239 nmWest-northwest WNW
ImpfondoSat 5:54 AM543 km338 miles293 nmNorthwest NW
Mbuji-MayiSat 6:54 AM562 km349 miles303 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TshikapaSat 6:54 AM582 km362 miles314 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BimboSat 5:54 AM732 km455 miles396 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BanguiSat 5:54 AM734 km456 miles396 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KinshasaSat 5:54 AM815 km506 miles440 nmWest-southwest WSW
BrazzavilleSat 5:54 AM815 km506 miles440 nmWest-southwest WSW

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