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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 Monday, April 8, 2013 at 09:04:00 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: 4%

Previous phaseThird QuarterWednesday, April 3, 2013 at 4:38 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, April 8, 2013 at 09:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 38' North, Longitude: 20° 34' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.04 meters/second, 1616.6 km/hour, 1004.5 miles/hour or 872.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.74 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 35.5"1004.40 miwest0° 11' 19.6"12.97 minorth1004.44 mi
24 hours11° 19' 07.3"782.60 mieast4° 25' 28.3"304.02 minorth838.05 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GemenaMon 10:04 AM199 km124 miles108 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BoendeMon 10:04 AM215 km134 miles116 nmSouth S
ImpfondoMon 10:04 AM278 km173 miles150 nmWest W
MbandakaMon 10:04 AM310 km193 miles167 nmSouthwest SW
BanguiMon 10:04 AM375 km233 miles202 nmNorthwest NW
BimboMon 10:04 AM376 km234 miles203 nmNorthwest NW
BambariMon 10:04 AM456 km284 miles246 nmNorth N
OuéssoMon 10:04 AM502 km312 miles271 nmWest W
KisanganiMon 11:04 AM531 km330 miles287 nmEast-southeast ESE
BriaMon 10:04 AM564 km351 miles305 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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