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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 04:54:00 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 04:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 12' North, Longitude: 33° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.76 meters/second, 1615.5 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' 03.3"1003.78 miwest0° 10' 59.9"12.59 minorth1003.77 mi
24 hours11° 06' 54.6"767.65 mieast4° 15' 06.3"292.16 minorth819.22 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LiraSun 7:54 AM115 km71 miles62 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GuluSun 7:54 AM121 km75 miles65 nmWest-southwest WSW
MbaleSun 7:54 AM255 km158 miles138 nmSouth-southeast SSE
JubaSun 7:54 AM263 km163 miles142 nmNorthwest NW
KampalaSun 7:54 AM329 km204 miles178 nmSouth-southwest SSW
EntebbeSun 7:54 AM360 km224 miles194 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NakuruSun 7:54 AM496 km308 miles268 nmSoutheast SE
MbararaSun 7:54 AM514 km319 miles277 nmSouthwest SW
YambioSun 7:54 AM566 km351 miles305 nmWest-northwest WNW
Arba MinchSun 7:54 AM566 km352 miles306 nmNortheast NE
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