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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 Friday, September 27, 2013 at 03:56:00 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 phaseFull MoonThursday, September 19, 2013 at 11:15 AM
This phaseThird QuarterFriday, September 27, 2013 at 3:57 AM
Next phaseNew MoonSaturday, October 5, 2013 at 12:36 AM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, September 27, 2013 at 03:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 03' North, Longitude: 29° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.57 meters/second, 1528.4 km/hour, 949.7 miles/hour or 825.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.83 miwest0° 00' 02.3"0.05 misouth15.83 mi
1 hour14° 31' 15.2"949.46 miwest0° 02' 27.7"2.82 misouth949.58 mi
24 hours11° 24' 09.6"745.66 mieast1° 22' 29.2"94.55 misouth754.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KhartoumFri 6:56 AM511 km318 miles276 nmSoutheast SE
Al-UbayyidFri 6:56 AM656 km408 miles354 nmSouth S
AswanFri 5:56 AM669 km416 miles361 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Kharga OasisFri 5:56 AM718 km446 miles388 nmNorth N
Al-FashirFri 6:56 AM736 km457 miles397 nmSouthwest SW
KostiFri 6:56 AM743 km461 miles401 nmSouth-southeast SSE
LuxorFri 5:56 AM810 km504 miles438 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port SudanFri 6:56 AM831 km516 miles449 nmEast E
FadaFri 4:56 AM846 km525 miles457 nmWest-southwest WSW
KassalaFri 6:56 AM851 km529 miles460 nmEast-southeast ESE

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