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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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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 4:37 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:36 AM

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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.66 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 31' 46.2"999.69 miwest0° 10' 42.6"12.27 minorth999.60 mi
24 hours11° 18' 03.5"777.56 mieast4° 05' 13.4"280.89 minorth823.41 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AdamaTue 11:24 AM364 km226 miles196 nmNorthwest NW
Dire DawaTue 11:24 AM408 km254 miles221 nmNorth N
Addis AbabaTue 11:24 AM441 km274 miles238 nmNorthwest NW
HargeisaTue 11:24 AM503 km313 miles272 nmNortheast NE
Ali SabiehTue 11:24 AM597 km371 miles322 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MogadishuTue 11:24 AM623 km387 miles336 nmSoutheast SE
DjiboutiTue 11:24 AM656 km408 miles354 nmNorth-northeast NNE
TadjouraTue 11:24 AM669 km416 miles361 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AssabTue 11:24 AM797 km495 miles431 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Mek'eleTue 11:24 AM859 km534 miles464 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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