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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 09:56:00 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 phaseNew MoonWednesday, April 10, 2013 at 9:37 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterThursday, April 18, 2013 at 12:33 PM

Position of the Moon

On Wednesday, April 10, 2013 at 09:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 16' North, Longitude: 30° 35' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.10 meters/second, 1591.6 km/hour, 989.0 miles/hour or 859.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.48 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 31' 40.2"988.81 miwest0° 09' 31.3"10.91 minorth988.62 mi
24 hours11° 22' 41.6"774.46 mieast3° 31' 35.5"242.41 minorth806.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MalakalWed 12:56 PM144 km90 miles78 nmSoutheast SE
Al-UbayyidWed 12:56 PM325 km202 miles175 nmNorth N
KostiWed 12:56 PM392 km243 miles212 nmNortheast NE
WauWed 12:56 PM404 km251 miles218 nmSouthwest SW
JubaWed 12:56 PM610 km379 miles329 nmSouth S
KhartoumWed 12:56 PM626 km389 miles338 nmNorth-northeast NNE
NekemteWed 12:56 PM667 km414 miles360 nmEast E
YambioWed 12:56 PM676 km420 miles365 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Al-FashirWed 12:56 PM680 km422 miles367 nmWest-northwest WNW
JimmaWed 12:56 PM745 km463 miles402 nmEast-southeast ESE

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