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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 10:36:00 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

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 10:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 45' North, Longitude: 40° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.10 meters/second, 1602.4 km/hour, 995.7 miles/hour or 865.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.59 miwest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 minorth16.59 mi
1 hour14° 31' 30.3"995.54 miwest0° 10' 28.6"12.00 minorth995.40 mi
24 hours11° 23' 26.2"780.72 mieast3° 56' 29.3"270.89 minorth822.35 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GobaWed 1:36 PM91 km56 miles49 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AdamaWed 1:36 PM145 km90 miles78 nmNorthwest NW
AwasaWed 1:36 PM217 km135 miles117 nmWest-southwest WSW
Addis AbabaWed 1:36 PM222 km138 miles120 nmNorthwest NW
Debre BerhanWed 1:36 PM230 km143 miles124 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Dire DawaWed 1:36 PM265 km165 miles143 nmNortheast NE
Arba MinchWed 1:36 PM360 km224 miles195 nmWest-southwest WSW
DessieWed 1:36 PM382 km237 miles206 nmNorth N
JimmaWed 1:36 PM385 km239 miles208 nmWest W
DikhilWed 1:36 PM434 km270 miles234 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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