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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 Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 03:34:00 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: 53%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, August 21, 2013 at 1:46 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, August 28, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, August 28, 2013 at 03:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 43' North, Longitude: 30° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 425.17 meters/second, 1530.6 km/hour, 951.1 miles/hour or 826.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.7"15.85 miwest0° 00' 03.4"0.07 minorth15.85 mi
1 hour14° 30' 45.5"950.81 miwest0° 03' 24.8"3.91 minorth950.65 mi
24 hours11° 40' 58.9"765.50 mieast0° 56' 32.1"64.81 minorth766.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KhartoumWed 6:34 AM406 km252 miles219 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Al-UbayyidWed 6:34 AM613 km381 miles331 nmSouth S
AswanWed 5:34 AM644 km400 miles348 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KostiWed 6:34 AM656 km408 miles354 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port SudanWed 6:34 AM711 km442 miles384 nmEast E
KassalaWed 6:34 AM723 km449 miles391 nmEast-southeast ESE
Kharga OasisWed 5:34 AM744 km462 miles402 nmNorth N
TeseneyWed 6:34 AM766 km476 miles414 nmEast-southeast ESE
Al-FashirWed 6:34 AM789 km490 miles426 nmSouthwest SW
LuxorWed 5:34 AM803 km499 miles433 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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