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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 2:34:00 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 02:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 53' North, Longitude: 126° 19' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.68 meters/second, 1611.7 km/hour, 1001.4 miles/hour or 870.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.69 miWest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 miNorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.0"1001.34 miWest0° 10' 54.5"12.49 miNorth1001.28 mi
24 hours11° 17' 45.3"778.51 miEast4° 11' 18.1"287.82 miNorth827.08 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 10:34 AM185 km115 miles100 nmNorthwest NW
DavaoTue 10:34 AM254 km158 miles137 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManadoTue 10:34 AM410 km255 miles222 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Marawi CityTue 10:34 AM411 km255 miles222 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Cagayan de OroTue 10:34 AM439 km272 miles237 nmNorth-northwest NNW
TernateTue 11:34 AM469 km291 miles253 nmSouth-southeast SSE
SofifiTue 11:34 AM479 km298 miles259 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Zamboanga CityTue 10:34 AM520 km323 miles281 nmWest-northwest WNW
GorontaloTue 10:34 AM603 km374 miles325 nmSouthwest SW
Cebu CityTue 10:34 AM656 km408 miles354 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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