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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 Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 02:36:00 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: 0%

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 Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 02:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 05' North, Longitude: 137° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.69 meters/second, 1597.3 km/hour, 992.5 miles/hour or 862.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.54 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.54 mi
1 hour14° 31' 43.5"992.38 miwest0° 09' 54.7"11.36 minorth992.21 mi
24 hours11° 20' 54.6"775.18 mieast3° 42' 22.9"254.75 minorth811.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ColoniaWed 12:36 PM117 km73 miles63 nmEast-northeast ENE
MelekeokWed 11:36 AM327 km203 miles177 nmWest-southwest WSW
HagåtñaWed 12:36 PM963 km599 miles520 nmEast-northeast ENE
ManokwariWed 11:36 AM1152 km716 miles622 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DavaoWed 10:36 AM1289 km801 miles696 nmWest W
JayapuraWed 11:36 AM1345 km836 miles726 nmSouth-southeast SSE
General SantosWed 10:36 AM1360 km845 miles734 nmWest-southwest WSW
ManadoWed 10:36 AM1600 km994 miles864 nmWest-southwest WSW
GorontaloWed 10:36 AM1824 km1133 miles985 nmWest-southwest WSW
QuezonWed 10:36 AM1857 km1154 miles1003 nmWest-northwest WNW
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