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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 09:26:00 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 09:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 12' North, Longitude: 37° 51' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.22 meters/second, 1592.0 km/hour, 989.2 miles/hour or 859.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.49 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.49 mi
1 hour14° 31' 40.5"989.06 miwest0° 09' 33.0"10.94 minorth988.87 mi
24 hours11° 22' 33.9"774.51 mieast3° 32' 21.4"243.28 minorth807.25 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Bahir DarWed 12:26 PM162 km101 miles88 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Addis AbabaWed 12:26 PM163 km102 miles88 nmSoutheast SE
NekemteWed 12:26 PM188 km117 miles102 nmSouthwest SW
Debre BerhanWed 12:26 PM193 km120 miles104 nmEast-southeast ESE
DessieWed 12:26 PM221 km137 miles119 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdamaWed 12:26 PM240 km149 miles130 nmSoutheast SE
LalibelaWed 12:26 PM241 km150 miles130 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GondarWed 12:26 PM270 km168 miles146 nmNorth N
JimmaWed 12:26 PM301 km187 miles163 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AwasaWed 12:26 PM354 km220 miles191 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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