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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 09:36:00 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 09:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 10' North, Longitude: 43° 24' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.37 meters/second, 1614.1 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"16.71 miwest0° 00' 11.3"0.22 minorth16.72 mi
1 hour14° 31' 14.6"1002.88 miwest0° 11' 25.7"13.09 minorth1002.87 mi
24 hours11° 26' 36.8"790.36 mieast4° 24' 52.3"303.34 minorth844.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MogadishuTue 12:36 PM248 km154 miles134 nmEast-southeast ESE
KismayoTue 12:36 PM401 km249 miles217 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GarissaTue 12:36 PM579 km360 miles313 nmSouthwest SW
GalkayoTue 12:36 PM599 km372 miles323 nmNortheast NE
AwasaTue 12:36 PM695 km432 miles375 nmNorthwest NW
HargeisaTue 12:36 PM711 km442 miles384 nmNorth N
Dire DawaTue 12:36 PM731 km455 miles395 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AdamaTue 12:36 PM750 km466 miles405 nmNorthwest NW
Addis AbabaTue 12:36 PM827 km514 miles447 nmNorthwest NW
JimmaTue 12:36 PM882 km548 miles476 nmNorthwest NW

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