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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 09:34:00 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 09:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 09' North, Longitude: 24° 37' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.75 meters/second, 1608.3 km/hour, 999.3 miles/hour or 868.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.65 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 31' 46.3"999.24 miwest0° 10' 40.0"12.22 minorth999.15 mi
24 hours11° 18' 09.3"777.33 mieast4° 03' 57.4"279.42 minorth822.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
OboTue 10:34 AM224 km139 miles121 nmEast-southeast ESE
BriaTue 10:34 AM293 km182 miles158 nmWest W
WauTue 12:34 PM411 km255 miles222 nmEast-northeast ENE
BambariTue 10:34 AM438 km272 miles237 nmWest W
YambioTue 12:34 PM454 km282 miles245 nmEast-southeast ESE
BiraoTue 10:34 AM501 km311 miles270 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Kaga-BandoroTue 10:34 AM608 km378 miles328 nmWest W
KisanganiTue 11:34 AM626 km389 miles338 nmSouth S
BanguiTue 10:34 AM700 km435 miles378 nmWest-southwest WSW
BimboTue 10:34 AM720 km447 miles389 nmWest-southwest WSW

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