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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 11:58:00 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 is probably impossible 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 11:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 6° 35' North, Longitude: 10° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.38 meters/second, 1607.0 km/hour, 998.5 miles/hour or 867.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.64 miWest0° 00' 10.5"0.20 miNorth16.64 mi
1 hour14° 31' 46.3"998.42 miWest0° 10' 34.4"12.11 miNorth998.31 mi
24 hours11° 18' 24.0"776.97 miEast4° 01' 13.5"276.30 miNorth821.07 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KakataTue 11:58 AM12 km7 miles6 nmWest-southwest WSW
MonroviaTue 11:58 AM67 km42 miles36 nmWest-southwest WSW
GbarngaTue 11:58 AM99 km61 miles53 nmEast-northeast ENE
KenemaTue 11:58 AM177 km110 miles95 nmNorthwest NW
NzérékoréTue 11:58 AM205 km127 miles111 nmNortheast NE
BoTue 11:58 AM223 km139 miles121 nmNorthwest NW
KoiduTue 11:58 AM242 km150 miles131 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ManTue 11:58 AM313 km194 miles169 nmEast-northeast ENE
MakeniTue 11:58 AM323 km200 miles174 nmNorthwest NW
HarperTue 11:58 AM372 km231 miles201 nmSoutheast SE

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