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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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Map notes

  • The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Tuesday, April 9, 2013 at 08:54:00 UTC.
  • The Sun's position is marked with this symbol: Sun 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: Moon 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.

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 08:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 02' North, Longitude: 34° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.85 meters/second, 1608.6 km/hour, 999.6 miles/hour or 868.6 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"999.46 miwest0° 10' 41.4"12.24 minorth999.37 mi
24 hours11° 18' 05.8"777.43 mieast4° 04' 41.6"280.26 minorth823.04 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JubaTue 11:54 AM327 km203 miles177 nmWest-southwest WSW
JimmaTue 11:54 AM334 km207 miles180 nmEast-northeast ENE
Arba MinchTue 11:54 AM360 km224 miles194 nmEast E
NekemteTue 11:54 AM419 km261 miles226 nmNortheast NE
GuluTue 11:54 AM423 km263 miles228 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LiraTue 11:54 AM447 km278 miles241 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AwasaTue 11:54 AM476 km296 miles257 nmEast-northeast ENE
MalakalTue 11:54 AM484 km300 miles261 nmNorthwest NW
MbaleTue 11:54 AM548 km341 miles296 nmSouth S
Addis AbabaTue 11:54 AM592 km368 miles320 nmNortheast NE
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