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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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Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseThird QuarterFriday, May 31, 2013 at 6:59 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, June 8, 2013 at 3:57 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, June 8, 2013 at 03:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 01' North, Longitude: 114° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.87 meters/second, 1518.7 km/hour, 943.7 miles/hour or 820.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.73 miwest0° 00' 01.3"0.03 minorth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 52.1"943.47 miwest0° 01' 23.5"1.60 minorth943.40 mi
24 hours11° 38' 45.3"757.10 mieast0° 07' 31.1"8.62 minorth756.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Hong KongSat 11:56 AM266 km165 miles143 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KowloonSat 11:56 AM266 km165 miles144 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MacauSat 11:56 AM281 km175 miles152 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShenzhenSat 11:56 AM301 km187 miles162 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FoshanSat 11:56 AM382 km237 miles206 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GuangzhouSat 11:56 AM385 km239 miles208 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ShantouSat 11:56 AM412 km256 miles222 nmNorth-northeast NNE
HaikouSat 11:56 AM480 km298 miles259 nmWest W
XiamenSat 11:56 AM589 km366 miles318 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KaohsiungSat 11:56 AM663 km412 miles358 nmEast-northeast ENE
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