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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 08:36:00 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 hard 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 08:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 37' North, Longitude: 61° 20' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.58 meters/second, 1571.7 km/hour, 976.6 miles/hour or 848.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.28 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth16.28 mi
1 hour14° 31' 25.4"976.40 miwest0° 08' 04.7"9.26 minorth976.16 mi
24 hours11° 29' 22.0"772.45 mieast2° 53' 16.2"198.55 minorth792.68 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HadibuThu 11:36 AM800 km497 miles432 nmWest W
SalalahThu 12:36 PM863 km536 miles466 nmWest-northwest WNW
MuscatThu 12:36 PM1143 km710 miles617 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MumbaiThu 2:06 PM1362 km847 miles736 nmEast-northeast ENE
KarachiThu 1:36 PM1379 km857 miles745 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Abu DhabiThu 12:36 PM1403 km872 miles758 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DubaiThu 12:36 PM1436 km892 miles775 nmNorth-northwest NNW
PuneThu 2:06 PM1445 km898 miles780 nmEast-northeast ENE
SuratThu 2:06 PM1485 km923 miles802 nmNortheast NE
DohaThu 11:36 AM1649 km1025 miles891 nmNorthwest NW
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