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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 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: 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 03:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 27' North, Longitude: 30° 55' 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' 06.5"1003.93 miwest0° 11' 28.0"13.13 minorth1003.98 mi
24 hours11° 24' 55.5"789.36 mieast4° 27' 00.6"305.77 minorth845.06 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AruaSat 6:00 AM174 km108 miles94 nmNorth N
GuluSat 6:00 AM213 km132 miles115 nmNortheast NE
KampalaSat 6:00 AM224 km139 miles121 nmSoutheast SE
MbararaSat 6:00 AM229 km142 miles124 nmSouth S
EntebbeSat 6:00 AM231 km143 miles125 nmSoutheast SE
LiraSat 6:00 AM238 km148 miles128 nmEast-northeast ENE
RuhengeriSat 5:00 AM356 km221 miles192 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MbaleSat 6:00 AM366 km227 miles197 nmEast E
RwamaganaSat 5:00 AM380 km236 miles205 nmSouth S
JubaSat 6:00 AM384 km239 miles207 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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