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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 16:48:00 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 16:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 7° 25' North, Longitude: 80° 29' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.57 meters/second, 1604.1 km/hour, 996.7 miles/hour or 866.1 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 minorth16.61 mi
1 hour14° 31' 45.9"996.60 miwest0° 10' 22.5"11.88 minorth996.48 mi
24 hours11° 19' 03.0"776.30 mieast3° 55' 24.8"269.65 minorth817.96 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Santiago de VeraguasTue 11:48 AM93 km58 miles50 nmNorthwest NW
PanamaTue 11:48 AM204 km126 miles110 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColónTue 11:48 AM223 km138 miles120 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DavidTue 11:48 AM242 km150 miles131 nmWest-northwest WNW
San JoseTue 10:48 AM484 km301 miles261 nmNorthwest NW
AlajuelaTue 10:48 AM501 km311 miles271 nmNorthwest NW
MonteríaTue 11:48 AM528 km328 miles285 nmEast-northeast ENE
MedellinTue 11:48 AM555 km345 miles300 nmEast-southeast ESE
PereiraTue 11:48 AM603 km375 miles326 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManizalesTue 11:48 AM607 km377 miles328 nmEast-southeast ESE

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