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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 Friday, June 28, 2013 at 02:00:00 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: 72%

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 Friday, June 28, 2013 at 02:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 25' South, Longitude: 33° 38' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.56 meters/second, 1611.2 km/hour, 1001.2 miles/hour or 870.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"16.68 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 minorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 29' 54.5"1001.09 miwest0° 11' 45.6"13.47 minorth1001.28 mi
24 hours11° 47' 47.8"814.54 mieast4° 40' 16.7"320.96 minorth876.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MwanzaFri 5:00 AM128 km80 miles69 nmNorthwest NW
ArushaFri 5:00 AM338 km210 miles182 nmEast E
MuyingaFri 4:00 AM372 km231 miles201 nmWest W
RuyigiFri 4:00 AM376 km234 miles203 nmWest W
DodomaFri 5:00 AM384 km239 miles207 nmSoutheast SE
RwamaganaFri 4:00 AM391 km243 miles211 nmWest-northwest WNW
EntebbeFri 5:00 AM406 km252 miles219 nmNorth-northwest NNW
RutanaFri 4:00 AM409 km254 miles221 nmWest W
GitegaFri 4:00 AM412 km256 miles222 nmWest W
NairobiFri 5:00 AM425 km264 miles230 nmNortheast NE

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