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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 Sunday, June 30, 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: 51%

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 Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 03:00:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 54' North, Longitude: 42° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.95 meters/second, 1609.0 km/hour, 999.8 miles/hour or 868.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.66 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.7"999.70 miwest0° 10' 40.7"12.23 minorth999.61 mi
24 hours11° 14' 17.8"773.26 mieast4° 03' 24.6"278.79 minorth818.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kebri DaharSun 6:00 AM235 km146 miles127 nmEast-northeast ENE
Dire DawaSun 6:00 AM412 km256 miles223 nmNorth N
AwasaSun 6:00 AM444 km276 miles240 nmWest-northwest WNW
AdamaSun 6:00 AM447 km277 miles241 nmNorthwest NW
HargeisaSun 6:00 AM448 km278 miles242 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Debre BerhanSun 6:00 AM519 km323 miles280 nmNorthwest NW
Addis AbabaSun 6:00 AM524 km326 miles283 nmNorthwest NW
Arba MinchSun 6:00 AM529 km329 miles286 nmWest W
MogadishuSun 6:00 AM542 km337 miles292 nmSoutheast SE
GalkayoSun 6:00 AM573 km356 miles309 nmEast E

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