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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 16:14:00 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 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 16:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 19' North, Longitude: 72° 15' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.67 meters/second, 1604.4 km/hour, 996.9 miles/hour or 866.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.61 miwest0° 00' 10.3"0.20 minorth16.62 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.9"996.83 miwest0° 10' 24.0"11.91 minorth996.70 mi
24 hours11° 18' 57.8"776.38 mieast3° 56' 07.0"270.46 minorth818.33 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
San CristóbalTue 11:44 AM49 km30 miles26 nmNorth N
CúcutaTue 11:14 AM72 km45 miles39 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BucaramangaTue 11:14 AM103 km64 miles56 nmWest-southwest WSW
BogotaTue 11:14 AM360 km224 miles194 nmSouthwest SW
VillavicencioTue 11:14 AM383 km238 miles207 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaracaiboTue 11:44 AM384 km238 miles207 nmNorth N
MedellinTue 11:14 AM389 km242 miles210 nmWest-southwest WSW
MonteríaTue 11:14 AM430 km267 miles232 nmWest-northwest WNW
ManizalesTue 11:14 AM442 km275 miles239 nmSouthwest SW
BarquisimetoTue 11:44 AM443 km275 miles239 nmNortheast NE

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