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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 Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 05:48:00 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: 17%

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 Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at 05:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 26' North, Longitude: 42° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 440.66 meters/second, 1586.4 km/hour, 985.7 miles/hour or 856.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.2"16.43 miwest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 minorth16.43 mi
1 hour14° 32' 11.3"985.57 miwest0° 08' 53.8"10.19 minorth985.37 mi
24 hours11° 11' 14.3"758.53 mieast3° 16' 18.4"224.91 minorth786.58 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DikhilTue 8:48 AM37 km23 miles20 nmSouth S
Ali SabiehTue 8:48 AM44 km27 miles24 nmSoutheast SE
TadjouraTue 8:48 AM64 km40 miles34 nmNortheast NE
DorraTue 8:48 AM80 km49 miles43 nmNorth N
DjiboutiTue 8:48 AM81 km50 miles44 nmEast-northeast ENE
ObockTue 8:48 AM112 km69 miles60 nmEast-northeast ENE
AssabTue 8:48 AM178 km111 miles96 nmNorth N
BoramaTue 8:48 AM186 km115 miles100 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Dire DawaTue 8:48 AM212 km132 miles115 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HargeisaTue 8:48 AM274 km170 miles148 nmSoutheast SE
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