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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Thursday, June 26, 2014 at 8:08:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%

Previous phaseThird QuarterThursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:40 PM
Next phaseNew MoonFriday, June 27, 2014 at 8:10 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, June 26, 2014 at 08:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 19° 02' North, Longitude: 46° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.99 meters/second, 1526.4 km/hour, 948.4 miles/hour or 824.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.9"15.81 miWest0° 00' 00.0"0.00 miNorth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 29' 58.6"948.18 miWest0° 00' 00.6"0.01 miSouth948.18 mi
24 hours11° 54' 28.6"778.78 miEast0° 25' 47.1"29.56 miSouth780.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Khamis MushaitThu 11:08 AM418 km260 miles226 nmWest W
SanaThu 11:08 AM481 km299 miles260 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al MukallaThu 11:08 AM565 km351 miles305 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Al HudaydahThu 11:08 AM611 km379 miles330 nmSouthwest SW
RiyadhThu 11:08 AM620 km385 miles335 nmNorth N
Ta'izzThu 11:08 AM665 km413 miles359 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdenThu 11:08 AM712 km442 miles384 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MakkahThu 11:08 AM764 km475 miles413 nmWest-northwest WNW
HofufThu 11:08 AM767 km477 miles414 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AssabThu 11:08 AM785 km488 miles424 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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