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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 Saturday, June 8, 2013 at 09:56:00 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

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 7:00 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, June 8, 2013 at 3:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, June 8, 2013 at 09:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 08' North, Longitude: 28° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.56 meters/second, 1517.6 km/hour, 943.0 miles/hour or 819.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"15.72 miwest0° 00' 00.9"0.02 minorth15.72 mi
1 hour14° 30' 51.7"942.70 miwest0° 00' 49.9"0.95 minorth942.66 mi
24 hours11° 38' 04.1"755.74 mieast0° 05' 54.6"6.78 misouth756.01 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kharga OasisSat 11:56 AM639 km397 miles345 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AswanSat 11:56 AM661 km410 miles357 nmNortheast NE
Kufra *Sat 11:56 AM670 km417 miles362 nmNorthwest NW
KhartoumSat 12:56 PM686 km426 miles371 nmSoutheast SE
FadaSat 10:56 AM762 km473 miles411 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuxorSat 11:56 AM772 km479 miles417 nmNortheast NE
Al-FashirSat 12:56 PM778 km483 miles420 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al-UbayyidSat 12:56 PM801 km498 miles432 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KostiSat 12:56 PM911 km566 miles492 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port SudanSat 12:56 PM955 km594 miles516 nmEast E
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