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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 08:14:00 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: 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 08:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 00' North, Longitude: 55° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.48 meters/second, 1592.9 km/hour, 989.8 miles/hour or 860.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.50 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.50 mi
1 hour14° 31' 41.0"989.66 miwest0° 09' 36.9"11.02 minorth989.48 mi
24 hours11° 22' 15.3"774.62 mieast3° 34' 10.2"245.36 minorth808.02 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HadibuWed 11:14 AM324 km201 miles175 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BosasoWed 11:14 AM683 km424 miles369 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalalahWed 12:14 PM786 km489 miles425 nmNorth N
Al MukallaWed 11:14 AM837 km520 miles452 nmNorthwest NW
GalkayoWed 11:14 AM936 km582 miles506 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdenWed 11:14 AM1165 km724 miles629 nmWest-northwest WNW
DjiboutiWed 11:14 AM1339 km832 miles723 nmWest W
SanaWed 11:14 AM1340 km833 miles724 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuWed 11:14 AM1410 km876 miles761 nmSouthwest SW
MuscatWed 12:14 PM1545 km960 miles834 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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