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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 12:48:00 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 12:48:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 44' North, Longitude: 11° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.45 meters/second, 1589.2 km/hour, 987.5 miles/hour or 858.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.6"16.46 miwest0° 00' 09.3"0.18 minorth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 31' 38.8"987.34 miwest0° 09' 21.5"10.72 minorth987.14 mi
24 hours11° 23' 27.6"774.20 mieast3° 27' 08.8"237.32 minorth805.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KindiaWed 12:48 PM211 km131 miles114 nmWest-southwest WSW
KoiduWed 12:48 PM231 km143 miles125 nmSouth S
MakeniWed 12:48 PM231 km143 miles125 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BoWed 12:48 PM315 km196 miles170 nmSouth-southwest SSW
KenemaWed 12:48 PM316 km196 miles171 nmSouth S
ConakryWed 12:48 PM321 km199 miles173 nmWest-southwest WSW
FreetownWed 12:48 PM344 km214 miles186 nmSouthwest SW
BokéWed 12:48 PM354 km220 miles191 nmWest W
GabúWed 12:48 PM386 km240 miles208 nmWest-northwest WNW
BamakoWed 12:48 PM395 km246 miles213 nmEast-northeast ENE
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