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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:14:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 09:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 10' North, Longitude: 40° 46' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.26 meters/second, 1592.1 km/hour, 989.3 miles/hour or 859.7 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"989.16 miWest0° 09' 33.7"10.95 miNorth988.98 mi
24 hours11° 22' 30.6"774.53 miEast3° 32' 39.6"243.63 miNorth807.37 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Dire DawaWed 12:14 PM136 km85 miles74 nmEast-southeast ESE
Debre BerhanWed 12:14 PM144 km90 miles78 nmWest-southwest WSW
DessieWed 12:14 PM163 km101 miles88 nmNorthwest NW
DikhilWed 12:14 PM205 km127 miles111 nmEast-northeast ENE
Ali SabiehWed 12:14 PM240 km149 miles129 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamaWed 12:14 PM243 km151 miles131 nmSouthwest SW
Addis AbabaWed 12:14 PM254 km158 miles137 nmWest-southwest WSW
LalibelaWed 12:14 PM279 km173 miles151 nmNorthwest NW
TadjouraWed 12:14 PM293 km182 miles158 nmNortheast NE
DjiboutiWed 12:14 PM305 km189 miles165 nmEast-northeast ENE

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