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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 04:44:00 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: 35%

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 04:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 10' North, Longitude: 35° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.78 meters/second, 1615.6 km/hour, 1003.9 miles/hour or 872.3 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' 03.2"1003.81 miwest0° 11' 00.1"12.60 minorth1003.79 mi
24 hours11° 06' 57.2"767.72 mieast4° 15' 14.5"292.31 minorth819.36 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MbaleSun 7:44 AM289 km179 miles156 nmSouthwest SW
LiraSun 7:44 AM330 km205 miles178 nmWest-southwest WSW
Arba MinchSun 7:44 AM376 km233 miles203 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GuluSun 7:44 AM383 km238 miles207 nmWest W
NakuruSun 7:44 AM387 km240 miles209 nmSouth S
KampalaSun 7:44 AM471 km293 miles254 nmSouthwest SW
JubaSun 7:44 AM495 km307 miles267 nmWest-northwest WNW
EntebbeSun 7:44 AM500 km311 miles270 nmSouthwest SW
NairobiSun 7:44 AM507 km315 miles274 nmSouth-southeast SSE
JimmaSun 7:44 AM512 km318 miles277 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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