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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 02:40:00 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 02:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 17' South, Longitude: 23° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.64 meters/second, 1611.5 km/hour, 1001.3 miles/hour or 870.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.8"16.69 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.22 minorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 29' 57.0"1001.27 miwest0° 11' 45.7"13.47 minorth1001.46 mi
24 hours11° 47' 01.3"813.75 mieast4° 40' 06.2"320.76 minorth875.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KinduFri 4:40 AM222 km138 miles120 nmEast E
Mbuji-MayiFri 4:40 AM317 km197 miles171 nmSouth S
KisanganiFri 4:40 AM442 km275 miles239 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TshikapaFri 4:40 AM494 km307 miles267 nmSouthwest SW
BukavuFri 4:40 AM549 km341 miles296 nmEast E
BujumburaFri 4:40 AM598 km372 miles323 nmEast E
GomaFri 4:40 AM609 km379 miles329 nmEast-northeast ENE
ButareFri 4:40 AM646 km401 miles349 nmEast E
NgoziFri 4:40 AM653 km406 miles352 nmEast E
GitaramaFri 4:40 AM656 km408 miles354 nmEast-northeast ENE
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