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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 04:24:00 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 04:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 13' North, Longitude: 99° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.46 meters/second, 1610.8 km/hour, 1000.9 miles/hour or 869.8 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' 45.6"1000.84 miwest0° 10' 50.9"12.42 minorth1000.77 mi
24 hours11° 17' 48.7"778.18 mieast4° 09' 28.1"285.72 minorth825.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
George TownTue 12:24 PM75 km47 miles40 nmEast-northeast ENE
LangkawiTue 12:24 PM123 km76 miles66 nmNorth N
Alor SetarTue 12:24 PM125 km78 miles67 nmNortheast NE
IpohTue 12:24 PM173 km107 miles93 nmEast-southeast ESE
MedanTue 11:24 AM213 km132 miles115 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Hat YaiTue 11:24 AM216 km134 miles117 nmNorth-northeast NNE
PematangsiantarTue 11:24 AM258 km161 miles139 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Kuala LumpurTue 12:24 PM322 km200 miles174 nmSoutheast SE
PhuketTue 11:24 AM327 km203 miles176 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SerembanTue 12:24 PM372 km231 miles201 nmSoutheast SE
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