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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, March 12, 2013 at 09:24:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonMonday, March 11, 2013 at 7:53 PM
Next phaseFirst QuarterTuesday, March 19, 2013 at 5:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at 09:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 07' North, Longitude: 46° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.38 meters/second, 1614.2 km/hour, 1003.0 miles/hour or 871.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"16.72 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 14.5"1002.91 miwest0° 11' 26.0"13.09 minorth1002.91 mi
24 hours11° 26' 40.0"790.45 mieast4° 25' 03.1"303.55 minorth844.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MogadishuTue 12:24 PM161 km100 miles87 nmSouthwest SW
GalkayoTue 12:24 PM422 km262 miles228 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KismayoTue 12:24 PM569 km354 miles307 nmSouthwest SW
HargeisaTue 12:24 PM754 km468 miles407 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GarissaTue 12:24 PM841 km522 miles454 nmWest-southwest WSW
Dire DawaTue 12:24 PM868 km539 miles469 nmNorthwest NW
BosasoTue 12:24 PM956 km594 miles516 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AwasaTue 12:24 PM970 km603 miles524 nmWest-northwest WNW
Ali SabiehTue 12:24 PM973 km604 miles525 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AdamaTue 12:24 PM982 km610 miles530 nmNorthwest NW

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