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 08:36:00 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 08:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at these coordinates:
|Latitude: ||5° 59' ||North|
|Longitude: ||38° 23' ||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:
|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"||999.62 mi||west||0° 10' 42.1"||12.26 mi||north||999.53 mi|
|24 hours||11° 18' 04.3"||777.53 mi||east||4° 05' 00.2"||280.64 mi||north||823.28 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Adama||Tue 11:36 AM||299 km||186 miles||162 nm|| NNE|
|Addis Ababa||Tue 11:36 AM||338 km||210 miles||183 nm|| N|
|Dire Dawa||Tue 11:36 AM||554 km||344 miles||299 nm|| NE|
|Lira||Tue 11:36 AM||736 km||458 miles||398 nm|| SW|
|Hargeisa||Tue 11:36 AM||741 km||460 miles||400 nm|| ENE|
|Nakuru||Tue 11:36 AM||741 km||461 miles||400 nm|| SSW|
|Ali Sabieh||Tue 11:36 AM||744 km||462 miles||402 nm|| NE|
|Juba||Tue 11:36 AM||763 km||474 miles||412 nm|| W|
|Gulu||Tue 11:36 AM||763 km||474 miles||412 nm|| WSW|
|Tadjoura||Tue 11:36 AM||810 km||503 miles||437 nm|| NE|
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