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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 02:04:00 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

The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.

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 02:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 48' North, Longitude: 133° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.74 meters/second, 1611.9 km/hour, 1001.6 miles/hour or 870.3 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"1001.48 miwest0° 10' 55.4"12.51 minorth1001.42 mi
24 hours11° 17' 44.6"778.61 mieast4° 11' 47.5"288.38 minorth827.40 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MelekeokTue 11:04 AM320 km199 miles173 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ManokwariTue 11:04 AM629 km391 miles339 nmSouth S
SofifiTue 11:04 AM806 km501 miles435 nmSouthwest SW
TernateTue 11:04 AM819 km509 miles442 nmWest-southwest WSW
DavaoTue 10:04 AM918 km570 miles496 nmWest-northwest WNW
General SantosTue 10:04 AM943 km586 miles509 nmWest W
ManadoTue 10:04 AM1038 km645 miles561 nmWest-southwest WSW
JayapuraTue 11:04 AM1134 km705 miles612 nmSoutheast SE
GorontaloTue 10:04 AM1261 km784 miles681 nmWest-southwest WSW
HagåtñaTue 12:04 PM1557 km968 miles841 nmNortheast NE
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