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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 9, 2013 at 01:54:00 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: 2%

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 Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 01:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 46' North, Longitude: 136° 00' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.76 meters/second, 1611.9 km/hour, 1001.6 miles/hour or 870.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.69 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.0"1001.52 miwest0° 10' 55.8"12.52 minorth1001.46 mi
24 hours11° 17' 44.5"778.64 mieast4° 11' 57.3"288.56 minorth827.51 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MelekeokTue 10:54 AM339 km210 miles183 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManokwariTue 10:54 AM659 km410 miles356 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JayapuraTue 10:54 AM962 km598 miles520 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DavaoTue 9:54 AM1179 km732 miles636 nmWest-northwest WNW
General SantosTue 9:54 AM1209 km752 miles653 nmWest W
ManadoTue 9:54 AM1293 km803 miles698 nmWest-southwest WSW
HagåtñaTue 11:54 AM1360 km845 miles734 nmNortheast NE
GorontaloTue 9:54 AM1513 km940 miles817 nmWest-southwest WSW
DiliTue 10:54 AM1874 km1164 miles1012 nmSouthwest SW
PaluTue 9:54 AM1901 km1181 miles1027 nmWest-southwest WSW
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