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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 Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 09:34:00 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: 3%

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 Wednesday, March 13, 2013 at 09:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 34' North, Longitude: 55° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.29 meters/second, 1603.0 km/hour, 996.1 miles/hour or 865.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.60 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 31' 30.1"995.96 miwest0° 10' 31.5"12.06 minorth995.83 mi
24 hours11° 23' 26.8"781.06 mieast3° 57' 53.2"272.49 minorth823.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HadibuWed 12:34 PM580 km360 miles313 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BosasoWed 12:34 PM790 km491 miles427 nmWest-northwest WNW
GalkayoWed 12:34 PM877 km545 miles474 nmWest W
MogadishuWed 12:34 PM1266 km786 miles683 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdenWed 12:34 PM1272 km791 miles687 nmWest-northwest WNW
VictoriaWed 1:34 PM1348 km838 miles728 nmSouth S
DjiboutiWed 12:34 PM1409 km876 miles761 nmWest-northwest WNW
SanaWed 12:34 PM1487 km924 miles803 nmNorthwest NW
MuscatWed 1:34 PM1807 km1123 miles976 nmNorth N
Addis AbabaWed 12:34 PM1833 km1139 miles990 nmWest W
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