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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 08:46:00 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 08:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 05' North, Longitude: 47° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.37 meters/second, 1592.5 km/hour, 989.5 miles/hour or 859.9 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"989.40 miwest0° 09' 35.1"10.98 minorth989.21 mi
24 hours11° 22' 23.4"774.57 mieast3° 33' 21.9"244.44 minorth807.67 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GaroweWed 11:46 AM213 km133 miles115 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BosasoWed 11:46 AM223 km139 miles120 nmNortheast NE
BerberaWed 11:46 AM280 km174 miles151 nmWest W
GalkayoWed 11:46 AM367 km228 miles198 nmSouth S
HargeisaWed 11:46 AM385 km240 miles208 nmWest W
AdenWed 11:46 AM411 km255 miles222 nmNorthwest NW
DjiboutiWed 11:46 AM508 km316 miles274 nmWest-northwest WNW
ObockWed 11:46 AM508 km316 miles275 nmWest-northwest WNW
Al MukallaWed 11:46 AM521 km324 miles281 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Ali SabiehWed 11:46 AM542 km337 miles292 nmWest-northwest WNW
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