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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 09:04:00 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 09:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 08' North, Longitude: 43° 11' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.30 meters/second, 1592.3 km/hour, 989.4 miles/hour or 859.8 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' 40.7"989.25 miwest0° 09' 34.2"10.96 minorth989.06 mi
24 hours11° 22' 28.1"774.54 mieast3° 32' 54.8"243.92 minorth807.48 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BoramaWed 12:04 PM22 km14 miles12 nmSouth S
HargeisaWed 12:04 PM116 km72 miles63 nmEast-southeast ESE
Ali SabiehWed 12:04 PM124 km77 miles67 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DikhilWed 12:04 PM139 km86 miles75 nmNorthwest NW
Dire DawaWed 12:04 PM157 km97 miles85 nmWest-southwest WSW
DjiboutiWed 12:04 PM161 km100 miles87 nmNorth N
TadjouraWed 12:04 PM185 km115 miles100 nmNorth N
ObockWed 12:04 PM202 km126 miles109 nmNorth N
BerberaWed 12:04 PM203 km126 miles110 nmEast E
DegehaburWed 12:04 PM216 km134 miles117 nmSouth S
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