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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 Sunday, June 2, 2013 at 04:00:00 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: 36%

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 Sunday, June 2, 2013 at 04:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 02' North, Longitude: 46° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.82 meters/second, 1615.8 km/hour, 1004.0 miles/hour or 872.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 32' 02.4"1003.92 miwest0° 11' 01.3"12.62 minorth1003.91 mi
24 hours11° 07' 09.0"768.05 mieast4° 15' 50.7"293.00 minorth819.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MogadishuSun 7:00 AM160 km100 miles86 nmSouthwest SW
GalkayoSun 7:00 AM429 km266 miles231 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KismayoSun 7:00 AM569 km353 miles307 nmSouthwest SW
HargeisaSun 7:00 AM766 km476 miles413 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GarissaSun 7:00 AM844 km524 miles455 nmWest-southwest WSW
Dire DawaSun 7:00 AM881 km547 miles476 nmNorthwest NW
BosasoSun 7:00 AM963 km598 miles520 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AwasaSun 7:00 AM982 km610 miles530 nmWest-northwest WNW
Ali SabiehSun 7:00 AM985 km612 miles532 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AdamaSun 7:00 AM995 km618 miles537 nmNorthwest NW
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