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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 10:14:00 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 10:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 17' North, Longitude: 34° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.32 meters/second, 1613.9 km/hour, 1002.9 miles/hour or 871.5 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 minorth16.71 mi
1 hour14° 31' 15.2"1002.78 miwest0° 11' 24.7"13.07 minorth1002.76 mi
24 hours11° 26' 27.0"790.08 mieast4° 24' 18.1"302.69 minorth843.73 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LiraTue 1:14 PM185 km115 miles100 nmSouthwest SW
GuluTue 1:14 PM220 km136 miles119 nmWest-southwest WSW
MbaleTue 1:14 PM244 km152 miles132 nmSouth S
JubaTue 1:14 PM338 km210 miles182 nmWest-northwest WNW
KampalaTue 1:14 PM374 km233 miles202 nmSouth-southwest SSW
EntebbeTue 1:14 PM406 km252 miles219 nmSouth-southwest SSW
NakuruTue 1:14 PM448 km278 miles242 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Arba MinchTue 1:14 PM480 km298 miles259 nmNortheast NE
JimmaTue 1:14 PM566 km351 miles305 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NairobiTue 1:14 PM583 km362 miles315 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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