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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 10:48:00 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: 9%

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 10:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 18' North, Longitude: 19° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.46 meters/second, 1560.4 km/hour, 969.6 miles/hour or 842.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.16 miwest0° 00' 07.0"0.13 minorth16.16 mi
1 hour14° 31' 44.6"969.39 miwest0° 06' 58.8"8.00 minorth969.15 mi
24 hours11° 23' 10.7"759.76 mieast2° 26' 15.3"167.62 minorth773.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DakarWed 10:48 AM187 km116 miles101 nmEast-southeast ESE
ThièsWed 10:48 AM234 km145 miles126 nmEast-southeast ESE
Saint-LouisWed 10:48 AM283 km176 miles153 nmEast-northeast ENE
SerekundaWed 10:48 AM328 km204 miles177 nmSoutheast SE
BanjulWed 10:48 AM336 km209 miles181 nmSoutheast SE
ToubaWed 10:48 AM344 km213 miles185 nmEast E
RossoWed 10:48 AM371 km231 miles201 nmEast-northeast ENE
FarafenniWed 10:48 AM418 km260 miles226 nmEast-southeast ESE
ZiguinchorWed 10:48 AM425 km264 miles230 nmSoutheast SE
Santa MariaWed 9:48 AM438 km272 miles237 nmWest-northwest WNW

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