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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 Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 03:00:00 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: 81%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, June 23, 2013 at 11:34 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:55 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, June 27, 2013 at 03:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 53' South, Longitude: 6° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.34 meters/second, 1596.0 km/hour, 991.7 miles/hour or 861.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.2"16.53 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.53 mi
1 hour14° 28' 20.9"991.64 miwest0° 11' 24.9"13.07 minorth991.95 mi
24 hours12° 20' 06.3"845.20 mieast4° 39' 22.7"319.96 minorth907.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CabindaThu 4:00 AM648 km403 miles350 nmEast-northeast ENE
Pointe-NoireThu 4:00 AM657 km408 miles355 nmEast-northeast ENE
LuandaThu 4:00 AM716 km445 miles387 nmEast E
DolisieThu 4:00 AM767 km476 miles414 nmEast-northeast ENE
Port-GentilThu 4:00 AM820 km509 miles443 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméThu 3:00 AM908 km564 miles490 nmNorth N
UígeThu 4:00 AM912 km566 miles492 nmEast E
LibrevilleThu 4:00 AM961 km597 miles519 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BrazzavilleThu 4:00 AM1020 km634 miles551 nmEast-northeast ENE
KinshasaThu 4:00 AM1020 km634 miles551 nmEast-northeast ENE
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