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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 Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at 04:54:00 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: 30%

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 Tuesday, July 2, 2013 at 04:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 44' North, Longitude: 37° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.60 meters/second, 1571.8 km/hour, 976.7 miles/hour or 848.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.28 miwest0° 00' 07.9"0.15 minorth16.28 mi
1 hour14° 31' 52.6"976.46 miwest0° 07' 52.1"9.02 minorth976.23 mi
24 hours11° 18' 08.6"759.53 mieast2° 48' 49.0"193.45 minorth779.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GondarTue 7:54 AM128 km80 miles69 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TeseneyTue 7:54 AM163 km101 miles88 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KassalaTue 7:54 AM208 km129 miles112 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MendeferaTue 7:54 AM219 km136 miles118 nmNortheast NE
Bahir DarTue 7:54 AM238 km148 miles129 nmSouth S
Mek'eleTue 7:54 AM250 km156 miles135 nmEast E
AsmaraTue 7:54 AM260 km162 miles141 nmNortheast NE
KerenTue 7:54 AM266 km165 miles143 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LalibelaTue 7:54 AM277 km172 miles149 nmSoutheast SE
DessieTue 7:54 AM393 km244 miles212 nmSoutheast SE
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