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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 03:04:00 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 03:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 59' North, Longitude: 119° 03' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.62 meters/second, 1611.4 km/hour, 1001.3 miles/hour or 870.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.69 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.2"1001.21 miwest0° 10' 53.6"12.47 minorth1001.15 mi
24 hours11° 17' 46.0"778.42 mieast4° 10' 48.5"287.25 minorth826.77 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kota KinabaluTue 11:04 AM348 km216 miles188 nmWest-northwest WNW
Zamboanga CityTue 11:04 AM397 km246 miles214 nmEast-northeast ENE
Bandar Seri BegawanTue 11:04 AM453 km282 miles245 nmWest W
Pekan TutongTue 11:04 AM488 km304 miles264 nmWest W
Puerto PrincesaTue 11:04 AM527 km328 miles285 nmNorth N
Kuala BelaitTue 11:04 AM537 km334 miles290 nmWest W
MiriTue 11:04 AM566 km352 miles305 nmWest W
SamarindaTue 11:04 AM642 km399 miles347 nmSouth-southwest SSW
PaluTue 11:04 AM656 km408 miles354 nmSouth S
GorontaloTue 11:04 AM663 km412 miles358 nmSoutheast SE

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