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 08:24:00 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 08:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 57' ||North|
|Longitude: ||41° 18' ||East|
The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.91 meters/second, 1608.9 km/hour, 999.7 miles/hour or 868.7 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' 46.2"||999.69 mi||west||0° 10' 42.6"||12.27 mi||north||999.60 mi|
|24 hours||11° 18' 03.5"||777.56 mi||east||4° 05' 13.4"||280.89 mi||north||823.41 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adama||Tue 11:24 AM||364 km||226 miles||196 nm|| NW|
|Dire Dawa||Tue 11:24 AM||408 km||254 miles||221 nm|| N|
|Addis Ababa||Tue 11:24 AM||441 km||274 miles||238 nm|| NW|
|Hargeisa||Tue 11:24 AM||503 km||313 miles||272 nm|| NE|
|Ali Sabieh||Tue 11:24 AM||597 km||371 miles||322 nm|| NNE|
|Mogadishu||Tue 11:24 AM||623 km||387 miles||336 nm|| SE|
|Berbera||Tue 11:24 AM||644 km||400 miles||348 nm|| NE|
|Djibouti||Tue 11:24 AM||656 km||408 miles||354 nm|| NNE|
|Tadjoura||Tue 11:24 AM||669 km||416 miles||361 nm|| NNE|
|Galkayo||Tue 11:24 AM||685 km||426 miles||370 nm|| E|
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