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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 05:54:00 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: 50%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:55 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, July 8, 2013 at 7:16 AM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, June 30, 2013 at 05:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 25' North, Longitude: 0° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.54 meters/second, 1607.5 km/hour, 998.9 miles/hour or 868.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.65 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 31' 48.6"998.79 miwest0° 10' 33.3"12.09 minorth998.69 mi
24 hours11° 13' 40.7"771.81 mieast3° 59' 57.1"274.83 minorth815.84 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AccraSun 5:54 AM105 km66 miles57 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LomeSun 5:54 AM118 km73 miles64 nmEast-southeast ESE
AtakpaméSun 5:54 AM161 km100 miles87 nmNortheast NE
KumasiSun 5:54 AM203 km126 miles110 nmWest W
BohiconSun 6:54 AM224 km139 miles121 nmEast-northeast ENE
CotonouSun 6:54 AM248 km154 miles134 nmEast E
Porto NovoSun 6:54 AM268 km167 miles145 nmEast E
SokodéSun 5:54 AM303 km188 miles164 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SavéSun 6:54 AM310 km193 miles168 nmNortheast NE
LagosSun 6:54 AM349 km217 miles188 nmEast E

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