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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 08:34:00 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 08:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 03' North, Longitude: 50° 27' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.41 meters/second, 1592.7 km/hour, 989.6 miles/hour or 860.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.49 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 31' 40.9"989.50 miwest0° 09' 35.8"10.99 minorth989.31 mi
24 hours11° 22' 20.5"774.59 mieast3° 33' 40.0"244.78 minorth807.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BosasoWed 11:34 AM194 km120 miles105 nmNorthwest NW
HadibuWed 11:34 AM484 km301 miles261 nmNortheast NE
GalkayoWed 11:34 AM492 km306 miles266 nmSouthwest SW
Al MukallaWed 11:34 AM516 km321 miles279 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BerberaWed 11:34 AM597 km371 miles322 nmWest W
AdenWed 11:34 AM669 km416 miles361 nmWest-northwest WNW
HargeisaWed 11:34 AM702 km436 miles379 nmWest W
Ta'izzWed 11:34 AM802 km498 miles433 nmWest-northwest WNW
DjiboutiWed 11:34 AM816 km507 miles441 nmWest-northwest WNW
TadjouraWed 11:34 AM849 km527 miles458 nmWest-northwest WNW
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