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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
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- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 08:04:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
The moon is so close to the Sun that it hard to see from earth.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 1%
Position of the Moon
On Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 08:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 53' ||North|
|Longitude: ||46° 08' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.96 meters/second, 1609.1 km/hour, 999.8 miles/hour or 868.8 knots.The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 31.7"||16.66 mi||west||0° 00' 10.6"||0.20 mi||north||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 46.1"||999.79 mi||west||0° 10' 43.2"||12.28 mi||north||999.71 mi|
|24 hours||11° 18' 01.8"||777.61 mi||east||4° 05' 35.3"||281.30 mi||north||823.62 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Mogadishu||Tue 11:04 AM||434 km||270 miles||235 nm|| SSW|
|Hargeisa||Tue 11:04 AM||466 km||290 miles||252 nm|| NNW|
|Dire Dawa||Tue 11:04 AM||625 km||388 miles||338 nm|| NW|
|Bosaso||Tue 11:04 AM||685 km||425 miles||370 nm|| NNE|
|Ali Sabieh||Tue 11:04 AM||694 km||431 miles||375 nm|| NNW|
|Djibouti||Tue 11:04 AM||711 km||442 miles||384 nm|| NNW|
|Tadjoura||Tue 11:04 AM||744 km||463 miles||402 nm|| NNW|
|Aden||Tue 11:04 AM||779 km||484 miles||420 nm|| N|
|Adama||Tue 11:04 AM||813 km||505 miles||439 nm|| WNW|
|Assab||Tue 11:04 AM||872 km||542 miles||471 nm|| NNW|
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