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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 07:50:00 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 07:50:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 50' North, Longitude: 49° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.00 meters/second, 1609.2 km/hour, 999.9 miles/hour or 868.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.66 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.21 minorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 31' 46.1"999.80 miwest0° 10' 43.8"12.29 minorth999.72 mi
24 hours11° 18' 00.7"777.60 mieast4° 05' 51.7"281.60 minorth823.72 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GalkayoTue 10:50 AM281 km175 miles152 nmWest-northwest WNW
BosasoTue 10:50 AM606 km376 miles327 nmNorth N
MogadishuTue 10:50 AM650 km404 miles351 nmSouthwest SW
HargeisaTue 10:50 AM754 km469 miles407 nmWest-northwest WNW
HadibuTue 10:50 AM884 km549 miles477 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdenTue 10:50 AM936 km581 miles505 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Al MukallaTue 10:50 AM965 km599 miles521 nmNorth N
Dire DawaTue 10:50 AM969 km602 miles523 nmWest-northwest WNW
DjiboutiTue 10:50 AM969 km602 miles523 nmNorthwest NW
Ali SabiehTue 10:50 AM977 km607 miles528 nmNorthwest NW
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