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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 Wednesday, June 5, 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: 10%

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 Wednesday, June 5, 2013 at 05:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 42' North, Longitude: 53° 36' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.71 meters/second, 1565.0 km/hour, 972.4 miles/hour or 845.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.21 miwest0° 00' 07.4"0.14 minorth16.21 mi
1 hour14° 31' 49.9"972.21 miwest0° 07' 20.6"8.42 minorth971.98 mi
24 hours11° 20' 59.8"759.45 mieast2° 35' 34.6"178.29 minorth775.46 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HadibuWed 8:48 AM232 km144 miles125 nmSouth S
SalalahWed 9:48 AM261 km162 miles141 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Al MukallaWed 8:48 AM483 km300 miles261 nmWest W
BosasoWed 8:48 AM611 km380 miles330 nmSouthwest SW
AdenWed 8:48 AM954 km592 miles515 nmWest-southwest WSW
NizwaWed 9:48 AM1000 km621 miles540 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SanaWed 8:48 AM1013 km629 miles547 nmWest W
Abu DhabiWed 9:48 AM1082 km672 miles584 nmNorth N
MuscatWed 9:48 AM1113 km692 miles601 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DubaiWed 9:48 AM1183 km735 miles639 nmNorth N
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