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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 9:36:00 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 09:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 09' North, Longitude: 24° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.74 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.65 miWest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 miNorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 31' 46.3"999.23 miWest0° 10' 39.9"12.21 miNorth999.14 mi
24 hours11° 18' 09.6"777.32 miEast4° 03' 55.1"279.38 miNorth822.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BriaTue 10:36 AM240 km149 miles130 nmWest W
OboTue 10:36 AM275 km171 miles148 nmEast-southeast ESE
BambariTue 10:36 AM385 km239 miles208 nmWest W
WauTue 12:36 PM460 km286 miles248 nmEast-northeast ENE
BiraoTue 10:36 AM481 km299 miles260 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YambioTue 12:36 PM504 km313 miles272 nmEast-southeast ESE
Kaga-BandoroTue 10:36 AM555 km345 miles300 nmWest W
KisanganiTue 11:36 AM635 km394 miles343 nmSouth S
BanguiTue 10:36 AM649 km403 miles350 nmWest-southwest WSW
BimboTue 10:36 AM669 km416 miles361 nmWest-southwest WSW

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