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 08:14:00 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 08:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 55' ||North|
|Longitude: ||43° 43' ||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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 31.8"||16.66 mi||west||0° 00' 10.6"||0.20 mi||north||16.66 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 46.2"||999.74 mi||west||0° 10' 42.9"||12.27 mi||north||999.65 mi|
|24 hours||11° 18' 02.7"||777.59 mi||east||4° 05' 24.3"||281.10 mi||north||823.51 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Hargeisa||Tue 11:14 AM||405 km||252 miles||219 nm|| N|
|Dire Dawa||Tue 11:14 AM||455 km||283 miles||246 nm|| NNW|
|Mogadishu||Tue 11:14 AM||465 km||289 miles||251 nm|| SSE|
|Adama||Tue 11:14 AM||570 km||354 miles||308 nm|| WNW|
|Ali Sabieh||Tue 11:14 AM||590 km||367 miles||319 nm|| N|
|Djibouti||Tue 11:14 AM||631 km||392 miles||340 nm|| N|
|Addis Ababa||Tue 11:14 AM||646 km||402 miles||349 nm|| WNW|
|Tadjoura||Tue 11:14 AM||656 km||407 miles||354 nm|| N|
|Aden||Tue 11:14 AM||778 km||483 miles||420 nm|| N|
|Assab||Tue 11:14 AM||792 km||492 miles||428 nm|| N|
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