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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 05:54:00 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 05:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 23' North, Longitude: 18° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.69 meters/second, 1615.3 km/hour, 1003.7 miles/hour or 872.2 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' 04.6"1003.62 miwest0° 10' 58.3"12.56 minorth1003.60 mi
24 hours11° 06' 39.6"767.22 mieast4° 14' 16.0"291.20 minorth818.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BimboSun 6:54 AM104 km65 miles56 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BanguiSun 6:54 AM111 km69 miles60 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GemenaSun 6:54 AM113 km70 miles61 nmEast E
ImpfondoSun 6:54 AM211 km131 miles114 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BambariSun 6:54 AM337 km210 miles182 nmNortheast NE
BerbératiSun 6:54 AM345 km214 miles186 nmWest-northwest WNW
OuéssoSun 6:54 AM360 km224 miles194 nmWest-southwest WSW
MbandakaSun 6:54 AM372 km231 miles201 nmSouth S
Kaga-BandoroSun 6:54 AM402 km250 miles217 nmNorth N
BozoumSun 6:54 AM419 km260 miles226 nmNorthwest NW
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