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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 09:46:00 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 09:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 11' North, Longitude: 21° 42' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.72 meters/second, 1608.2 km/hour, 999.3 miles/hour or 868.3 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 minorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 31' 46.3"999.17 miwest0° 10' 39.6"12.21 minorth999.08 mi
24 hours11° 18' 10.4"777.29 mieast4° 03' 43.9"279.16 minorth822.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BriaTue 10:46 AM50 km31 miles27 nmNortheast NE
BambariTue 10:46 AM124 km77 miles67 nmWest-southwest WSW
Kaga-BandoroTue 10:46 AM294 km182 miles158 nmWest-northwest WNW
BanguiTue 10:46 AM403 km250 miles218 nmWest-southwest WSW
BimboTue 10:46 AM424 km264 miles229 nmWest-southwest WSW
BiraoTue 10:46 AM470 km292 miles254 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SarhTue 10:46 AM491 km305 miles265 nmNorthwest NW
OboTue 10:46 AM537 km334 miles290 nmEast E
BozoumTue 10:46 AM590 km367 miles318 nmWest W
ImpfondoTue 10:46 AM648 km402 miles350 nmSouthwest SW

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