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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 10:24:00 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 10:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 18' North, Longitude: 12° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.62 meters/second, 1607.8 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
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.65 miwest0° 00' 10.6"0.20 minorth16.65 mi
1 hour14° 31' 46.3"998.96 miwest0° 10' 38.0"12.18 minorth998.86 mi
24 hours11° 18' 14.2"777.20 mieast4° 03' 01.2"278.35 minorth822.08 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NgaoundéréTue 11:24 AM164 km102 miles88 nmNortheast NE
BertouaTue 11:24 AM231 km144 miles125 nmSoutheast SE
BamendaTue 11:24 AM263 km164 miles142 nmWest W
YaoundéTue 11:24 AM292 km182 miles158 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JalingoTue 11:24 AM314 km195 miles169 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GarouaTue 11:24 AM346 km215 miles187 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DoualaTue 11:24 AM398 km248 miles215 nmSouthwest SW
BerbératiTue 11:24 AM428 km266 miles231 nmEast-southeast ESE
BozoumTue 11:24 AM429 km266 miles231 nmEast E
MoundouTue 11:24 AM467 km290 miles252 nmEast-northeast ENE

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