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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 04:04:00 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 04:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 10' North, Longitude: 104° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.50 meters/second, 1611.0 km/hour, 1001.0 miles/hour or 869.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.68 miwest0° 00' 10.8"0.21 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.5"1000.93 miwest0° 10' 51.6"12.44 minorth1000.87 mi
24 hours11° 17' 48.0"778.24 mieast4° 09' 48.3"286.11 minorth826.13 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KuantanTue 12:04 PM200 km125 miles108 nmSouthwest SW
IpohTue 12:04 PM383 km238 miles207 nmWest W
Kuala LumpurTue 12:04 PM386 km240 miles208 nmSouthwest SW
SerembanTue 12:04 PM399 km248 miles215 nmSouthwest SW
Malacca CityTue 12:04 PM414 km257 miles224 nmSouthwest SW
Johor BahruTue 12:04 PM418 km260 miles226 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SingaporeTue 12:04 PM435 km270 miles235 nmSouth S
George TownTue 12:04 PM466 km289 miles252 nmWest W
Tanjung PinangTue 11:04 AM468 km291 miles253 nmSouth S
Alor SetarTue 12:04 PM473 km294 miles255 nmWest-northwest WNW
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