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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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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 03:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 11' North, Longitude: 127° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 443.56 meters/second, 1596.8 km/hour, 992.2 miles/hour or 862.2 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' 43.2"992.08 miwest0° 09' 52.9"11.32 minorth991.92 mi
24 hours11° 21' 03.2"775.11 mieast3° 41' 29.0"253.72 minorth811.23 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DavaoWed 11:14 AM346 km215 miles187 nmSouthwest SW
Cagayan de OroWed 11:14 AM369 km229 miles199 nmWest-southwest WSW
Marawi CityWed 11:14 AM421 km262 miles228 nmWest-southwest WSW
General SantosWed 11:14 AM456 km283 miles246 nmSouthwest SW
Cebu CityWed 11:14 AM458 km285 miles248 nmWest-northwest WNW
BacolodWed 11:14 AM568 km353 miles307 nmWest-northwest WNW
Iloilo CityWed 11:14 AM611 km380 miles330 nmWest-northwest WNW
MelekeokWed 12:14 PM761 km473 miles411 nmEast-southeast ESE
ManadoWed 11:14 AM918 km570 miles495 nmSouth-southwest SSW
TernateWed 12:14 PM930 km578 miles502 nmSouth S
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