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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 09:24:00 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 09:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 42' North, Longitude: 15° 43' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 449.03 meters/second, 1616.5 km/hour, 1004.5 miles/hour or 872.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.74 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 minorth16.74 mi
1 hour14° 31' 35.7"1004.37 miwest0° 11' 19.3"12.96 minorth1004.41 mi
24 hours11° 19' 03.5"782.51 mieast4° 25' 15.6"303.77 minorth837.85 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OuéssoMon 10:24 AM38 km24 miles21 nmEast-southeast ESE
ImpfondoMon 10:24 AM261 km162 miles141 nmEast E
BerbératiMon 10:24 AM283 km176 miles153 nmNorth N
MbandakaMon 10:24 AM336 km209 miles181 nmEast-southeast ESE
BertouaMon 10:24 AM390 km242 miles211 nmNorthwest NW
BimboMon 10:24 AM411 km255 miles222 nmNortheast NE
BanguiMon 10:24 AM432 km268 miles233 nmNortheast NE
FrancevilleMon 10:24 AM438 km272 miles237 nmSouth-southwest SSW
EbebiyínMon 10:24 AM491 km305 miles265 nmWest W
BozoumMon 10:24 AM516 km321 miles279 nmNorth N
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