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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 03:44:00 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 03:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 02' North, Longitude: 31° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.85 meters/second, 1608.6 km/hour, 999.6 miles/hour or 868.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.66 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 31' 46.5"999.47 miwest0° 10' 38.7"12.19 minorth999.38 mi
24 hours11° 14' 07.6"772.88 mieast4° 02' 32.8"277.80 minorth817.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JubaSun 6:44 AM130 km81 miles70 nmSouth S
GuluSun 6:44 AM366 km227 miles198 nmSouth S
MalakalSun 6:44 AM387 km240 miles209 nmNorth N
YambioSun 6:44 AM398 km247 miles215 nmWest-southwest WSW
LiraSun 6:44 AM440 km273 miles237 nmSouth-southeast SSE
WauSun 6:44 AM447 km278 miles241 nmWest-northwest WNW
OboSun 4:44 AM578 km359 miles312 nmWest W
JimmaSun 6:44 AM598 km372 miles323 nmEast-northeast ENE
MbaleSun 6:44 AM614 km382 miles332 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NekemteSun 6:44 AM635 km395 miles343 nmEast-northeast ENE
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