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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 02:24:00 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

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 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 52' North, Longitude: 128° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.70 meters/second, 1611.7 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"1001.39 miwest0° 10' 54.7"12.50 minorth1001.33 mi
24 hours11° 17' 45.1"778.54 mieast4° 11' 27.9"288.01 minorth827.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
General SantosTue 10:24 AM419 km260 miles226 nmWest-northwest WNW
DavaoTue 10:24 AM424 km264 miles229 nmNorthwest NW
TernateTue 11:24 AM473 km294 miles256 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SofifiTue 11:24 AM474 km295 miles256 nmSouth-southwest SSW
ManadoTue 10:24 AM572 km355 miles309 nmSouthwest SW
Marawi CityTue 10:24 AM602 km374 miles325 nmNorthwest NW
Cagayan de OroTue 10:24 AM604 km376 miles326 nmNorthwest NW
MelekeokTue 11:24 AM714 km443 miles385 nmEast-northeast ENE
GorontaloTue 10:24 AM792 km492 miles428 nmSouthwest SW
Cebu CityTue 10:24 AM803 km499 miles434 nmNorthwest NW
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