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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 Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 03:36:00 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: 1%

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 Thursday, April 11, 2013 at 03:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 12° 56' North, Longitude: 133° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.84 meters/second, 1576.2 km/hour, 979.4 miles/hour or 851.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.32 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 minorth16.32 mi
1 hour14° 31' 29.2"979.24 miwest0° 08' 25.6"9.65 minorth979.01 mi
24 hours11° 27' 49.3"772.91 mieast3° 02' 18.9"208.91 minorth795.75 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MelekeokThu 12:36 PM605 km376 miles327 nmSouth S
DavaoThu 11:36 AM1121 km696 miles605 nmSouthwest SW
HagåtñaThu 1:36 PM1172 km728 miles633 nmEast E
General SantosThu 11:36 AM1223 km760 miles661 nmSouthwest SW
QuezonThu 11:36 AM1408 km875 miles760 nmWest W
ManilaThu 11:36 AM1413 km878 miles763 nmWest W
ManokwariThu 12:36 PM1526 km948 miles824 nmSouth S
ManadoThu 11:36 AM1616 km1004 miles873 nmSouthwest SW
GorontaloThu 11:36 AM1823 km1133 miles984 nmSouthwest SW
JayapuraThu 12:36 PM1866 km1160 miles1008 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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