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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, April 2, 2013 at 21:36:00 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: 54%

Previous phaseFull MoonWednesday, March 27, 2013 at 9:29 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at 21:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 60' South, Longitude: 124° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 421.87 meters/second, 1518.7 km/hour, 943.7 miles/hour or 820.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.4"15.73 miwest0° 00' 04.3"0.08 minorth15.73 mi
1 hour14° 25' 25.4"943.45 miwest0° 04' 27.6"5.11 minorth943.68 mi
24 hours13° 34' 52.9"888.38 mieast2° 18' 28.7"158.73 minorth908.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KupangWed 5:36 AM983 km611 miles531 nmNorth N
DarwinWed 7:06 AM985 km612 miles532 nmNortheast NE
Tennant CreekWed 7:06 AM1012 km629 miles546 nmEast E
Alice SpringsWed 7:06 AM1094 km680 miles591 nmEast-southeast ESE
DiliWed 6:36 AM1160 km721 miles626 nmNorth N
EuclaWed 6:21 AM1470 km913 miles794 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DenpasarWed 5:36 AM1525 km947 miles823 nmNorthwest NW
MakassarWed 5:36 AM1632 km1014 miles881 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PerthWed 5:36 AM1681 km1045 miles908 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MalangWed 4:36 AM1766 km1097 miles954 nmNorthwest NW
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