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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 10:14:00 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 10:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 16' North, Longitude: 14° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.65 meters/second, 1607.9 km/hour, 999.1 miles/hour or 868.2 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 minorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 31' 46.3"999.02 miwest0° 10' 38.5"12.19 minorth998.92 mi
24 hours11° 18' 13.1"777.22 mieast4° 03' 12.4"278.56 minorth822.19 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BozoumTue 11:14 AM161 km100 miles87 nmEast E
NgaoundéréTue 11:14 AM188 km117 miles102 nmNorthwest NW
BertouaTue 11:14 AM233 km145 miles126 nmSouthwest SW
BerbératiTue 11:14 AM242 km150 miles131 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MoundouTue 11:14 AM284 km176 miles153 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GarouaTue 11:14 AM375 km233 miles203 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BimboTue 11:14 AM445 km276 miles240 nmEast-southeast ESE
BanguiTue 11:14 AM454 km282 miles245 nmEast-southeast ESE
YaoundéTue 11:14 AM463 km288 miles250 nmSouthwest SW
Kaga-BandoroTue 11:14 AM477 km297 miles258 nmEast E
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