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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 08:14:00 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 08:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 55' North, Longitude: 43° 59' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.94 meters/second, 1609.0 km/hour, 999.8 miles/hour or 868.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.66 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 31' 46.2"999.68 miwest0° 10' 43.0"12.27 minorth999.59 mi
24 hours11° 18' 02.5"777.54 mieast4° 05' 25.6"281.10 minorth823.47 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kebri DaharTue 11:14 AM97 km60 miles52 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GalkayoTue 11:14 AM393 km244 miles212 nmEast-northeast ENE
HargeisaTue 11:14 AM404 km251 miles218 nmNorth N
MogadishuTue 11:14 AM454 km282 miles245 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Dire DawaTue 11:14 AM470 km292 miles254 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BerberaTue 11:14 AM513 km319 miles277 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamaTue 11:14 AM596 km370 miles322 nmWest-northwest WNW
Ali SabiehTue 11:14 AM597 km371 miles322 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DikhilTue 11:14 AM601 km374 miles325 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AwasaTue 11:14 AM622 km386 miles336 nmWest-northwest WNW

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