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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 29, 2013 at 02:50:00 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: 62%

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 Saturday, June 29, 2013 at 02:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 25' North, Longitude: 33° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.83 meters/second, 1615.8 km/hour, 1004.0 miles/hour or 872.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 06.2"1003.94 miwest0° 11' 28.3"13.14 minorth1003.98 mi
24 hours11° 25' 02.2"789.50 mieast4° 27' 08.2"305.92 minorth845.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MbaleSat 5:50 AM101 km63 miles55 nmEast-southeast ESE
LiraSat 5:50 AM104 km64 miles56 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KampalaSat 5:50 AM147 km92 miles80 nmSouthwest SW
EntebbeSat 5:50 AM179 km111 miles97 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GuluSat 5:50 AM190 km118 miles102 nmNorthwest NW
KisumuSat 5:50 AM230 km143 miles124 nmSoutheast SE
NakuruSat 5:50 AM360 km223 miles194 nmEast-southeast ESE
MbararaSat 5:50 AM372 km231 miles201 nmSouthwest SW
JubaSat 5:50 AM426 km265 miles230 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MwanzaSat 5:50 AM438 km272 miles236 nmSouth S
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