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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 09:34:00 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 09:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 45' North, Longitude: 47° 18' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.33 meters/second, 1570.8 km/hour, 976.0 miles/hour or 848.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.3"16.27 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth16.27 mi
1 hour14° 31' 24.7"975.84 miwest0° 08' 00.6"9.18 minorth975.61 mi
24 hours11° 29' 39.9"772.36 mieast2° 51' 29.1"196.51 minorth792.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Al MukallaThu 12:34 PM216 km134 miles117 nmEast-northeast ENE
AdenThu 12:34 PM268 km167 miles145 nmWest-southwest WSW
BosasoThu 12:34 PM342 km212 miles184 nmSoutheast SE
Ta'izzThu 12:34 PM356 km221 miles192 nmWest W
SanaThu 12:34 PM376 km234 miles203 nmWest-northwest WNW
BerberaThu 12:34 PM443 km275 miles239 nmSouthwest SW
ObockThu 12:34 PM477 km297 miles258 nmWest-southwest WSW
Al HudaydahThu 12:34 PM483 km300 miles261 nmWest-northwest WNW
AssabThu 12:34 PM500 km311 miles270 nmWest W
DjiboutiThu 12:34 PM510 km317 miles275 nmWest-southwest WSW
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