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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 2:14:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 02:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 50' North, Longitude: 131° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.72 meters/second, 1611.8 km/hour, 1001.5 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"1001.43 miWest0° 10' 55.1"12.50 miNorth1001.37 mi
24 hours11° 17' 44.8"778.58 miEast4° 11' 37.7"288.19 miNorth827.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MelekeokTue 11:14 AM484 km301 miles261 nmNortheast NE
SofifiTue 11:14 AM604 km375 miles326 nmSouthwest SW
TernateTue 11:14 AM613 km381 miles331 nmSouthwest SW
DavaoTue 10:14 AM663 km412 miles358 nmWest-northwest WNW
General SantosTue 10:14 AM679 km422 miles366 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManokwariTue 11:14 AM708 km440 miles382 nmSouth-southeast SSE
ManadoTue 10:14 AM794 km493 miles429 nmWest-southwest WSW
AmbonTue 11:14 AM999 km621 miles540 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Cebu CityTue 10:14 AM1005 km625 miles543 nmNorthwest NW
GorontaloTue 10:14 AM1018 km633 miles550 nmWest-southwest WSW

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