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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 03:44:00 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 03:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 06' North, Longitude: 109° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.54 meters/second, 1611.2 km/hour, 1001.1 miles/hour or 870.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.68 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.4"1001.03 miwest0° 10' 52.3"12.45 minorth1000.96 mi
24 hours11° 17' 47.2"778.30 mieast4° 10' 08.5"286.49 minorth826.34 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KuchingTue 11:44 AM406 km253 miles219 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MiriTue 11:44 AM518 km322 miles280 nmEast E
Kuala BelaitTue 11:44 AM542 km337 miles293 nmEast E
PontianakTue 10:44 AM567 km352 miles306 nmSouth S
Pekan TutongTue 11:44 AM587 km365 miles317 nmEast E
Bandar Seri BegawanTue 11:44 AM621 km386 miles335 nmEast E
Cần ThơTue 10:44 AM675 km419 miles364 nmNorthwest NW
KuantanTue 11:44 AM686 km426 miles370 nmWest-southwest WSW
Ho Chi MinhTue 10:44 AM691 km430 miles373 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Tanjung PinangTue 10:44 AM716 km445 miles387 nmSouthwest SW

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