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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 04:50:00 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: 61%

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 04:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 48' North, Longitude: 4° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.79 meters/second, 1615.6 km/hour, 1003.9 miles/hour or 872.4 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' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 10.5"1003.84 miwest0° 11' 25.4"13.08 minorth1003.87 mi
24 hours11° 23' 44.5"787.86 mieast4° 25' 32.9"304.10 minorth842.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
São ToméSat 4:50 AM315 km196 miles170 nmEast-southeast ESE
Santo António (Príncipe)Sat 4:50 AM348 km216 miles188 nmEast E
Port HarcourtSat 5:50 AM449 km279 miles243 nmNortheast NE
OwerriSat 5:50 AM509 km316 miles275 nmNortheast NE
Benin CitySat 5:50 AM523 km325 miles283 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LagosSat 5:50 AM526 km327 miles284 nmNorth-northwest NNW
UyoSat 5:50 AM539 km335 miles291 nmNortheast NE
MalaboSat 5:50 AM545 km339 miles294 nmEast-northeast ENE
CotonouSat 5:50 AM546 km340 miles295 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Porto NovoSat 5:50 AM551 km343 miles298 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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