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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 07:14:00 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: 1%

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 07:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 44' North, Longitude: 58° 31' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.08 meters/second, 1609.5 km/hour, 1000.1 miles/hour or 869.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.67 miwest0° 00' 10.7"0.21 minorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.9"999.99 miwest0° 10' 45.0"12.31 minorth999.91 mi
24 hours11° 17' 58.1"777.70 mieast4° 06' 30.4"282.34 minorth824.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HadibuTue 10:14 AM910 km566 miles492 nmNorth-northwest NNW
VictoriaTue 11:14 AM1195 km742 miles645 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MogadishuTue 10:14 AM1519 km944 miles820 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleTue 12:14 PM1672 km1039 miles903 nmEast E
AdenTue 10:14 AM1679 km1043 miles907 nmWest-northwest WNW
DjiboutiTue 10:14 AM1810 km1125 miles978 nmWest-northwest WNW
SanaTue 10:14 AM1891 km1175 miles1021 nmNorthwest NW
MuscatTue 11:14 AM1978 km1229 miles1068 nmNorth N
ThiruvananthapuramTue 12:44 PM2059 km1279 miles1112 nmEast E
Diego GarciaTue 1:14 PM2115 km1314 miles1142 nmSoutheast SE

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