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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 15, 2013 at 17:24:00 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: 40%

Previous phaseNew MoonSaturday, June 8, 2013 at 3:58 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, June 16, 2013 at 5:25 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, June 15, 2013 at 17:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 2° 25' North, Longitude: 2° 38' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.51 meters/second, 1618.2 km/hour, 1005.5 miles/hour or 873.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.9"16.76 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 misouth16.76 mi
1 hour14° 32' 54.1"1005.43 miwest0° 10' 46.4"12.34 misouth1005.57 mi
24 hours10° 58' 35.0"758.57 mieast4° 22' 59.4"301.16 misouth816.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AbidjanSat 5:24 PM356 km221 miles192 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AccraSat 5:24 PM439 km273 miles237 nmNortheast NE
DivoSat 5:24 PM484 km301 miles261 nmNorthwest NW
KumasiSat 5:24 PM486 km302 miles263 nmNorth-northeast NNE
San PédroSat 5:24 PM514 km319 miles278 nmWest-northwest WNW
YamoussoukroSat 5:24 PM568 km353 miles307 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LomeSat 5:24 PM593 km369 miles320 nmNortheast NE
HarperSat 5:24 PM605 km376 miles326 nmWest-northwest WNW
BouakéSat 5:24 PM641 km398 miles346 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DaloaSat 5:24 PM649 km404 miles351 nmNorthwest NW
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