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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 06:48:00 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 06:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 50' North, Longitude: 39° 05' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.46 meters/second, 1564.1 km/hour, 971.9 miles/hour or 844.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.20 miwest0° 00' 07.2"0.14 minorth16.20 mi
1 hour14° 31' 49.0"971.65 miwest0° 07' 16.2"8.33 minorth971.41 mi
24 hours11° 21' 26.0"759.52 mieast2° 33' 44.1"176.18 minorth775.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MendeferaWed 9:48 AM29 km18 miles16 nmWest-northwest WNW
AsmaraWed 9:48 AM58 km36 miles31 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KerenWed 9:48 AM125 km78 miles67 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Mek'eleWed 9:48 AM153 km95 miles83 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NakfaWed 9:48 AM213 km133 miles115 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TeseneyWed 9:48 AM263 km163 miles142 nmWest W
KassalaWed 9:48 AM296 km184 miles160 nmWest-northwest WNW
GondarWed 9:48 AM301 km187 miles163 nmSouthwest SW
LalibelaWed 9:48 AM309 km192 miles167 nmSouth S
Bahir DarWed 9:48 AM403 km250 miles217 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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