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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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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 40%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, June 30, 2013 at 4:54 AM
Next phaseNew MoonMonday, July 8, 2013 at 7:15 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, July 1, 2013 at 04:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 14' North, Longitude: 28° 06' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.32 meters/second, 1592.4 km/hour, 989.5 miles/hour or 859.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 32.0"16.49 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 minorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 31' 59.5"989.38 miwest0° 09' 24.0"10.77 minorth989.19 mi
24 hours11° 12' 57.3"763.57 mieast3° 28' 41.5"239.10 minorth795.70 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
WauMon 7:44 AM281 km174 miles152 nmSouth S
MalakalMon 7:44 AM398 km247 miles215 nmEast E
Al-UbayyidMon 7:44 AM400 km248 miles216 nmNortheast NE
Al-FashirMon 7:44 AM480 km298 miles259 nmNorthwest NW
KostiMon 7:44 AM594 km369 miles321 nmNortheast NE
YambioMon 7:44 AM627 km389 miles338 nmSouth S
JubaMon 7:44 AM709 km440 miles383 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KhartoumMon 7:44 AM764 km475 miles413 nmNortheast NE
GuluMon 7:44 AM946 km588 miles511 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Addis AbabaMon 7:44 AM1176 km731 miles635 nmEast E
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