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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 8:36:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 4:38 AM
Next phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM

Position of the Moon

On Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 08:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 59' North, Longitude: 38° 40' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.89 meters/second, 1608.8 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"999.56 miWest0° 10' 42.2"12.26 miNorth999.47 mi
24 hours11° 18' 04.3"777.48 miEast4° 05' 01.5"280.64 miNorth823.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AwasaTue 11:36 AM121 km75 miles65 nmNorth N
Arba MinchTue 11:36 AM122 km76 miles66 nmWest W
GobaTue 11:36 AM185 km115 miles100 nmNortheast NE
JimmaTue 11:36 AM275 km171 miles149 nmNorthwest NW
AdamaTue 11:36 AM291 km181 miles157 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Addis AbabaTue 11:36 AM336 km209 miles182 nmNorth N
NekemteTue 11:36 AM415 km258 miles224 nmNorthwest NW
Debre BerhanTue 11:36 AM421 km261 miles227 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Dire DawaTue 11:36 AM534 km332 miles288 nmNortheast NE
DessieTue 11:36 AM580 km361 miles313 nmNorth N

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