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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 25, 2013 at 20:08:00 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 100%

Previous phaseFull MoonThursday, April 25, 2013 at 7:59 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterThursday, May 2, 2013 at 11:16 AM

Position of the Moon

On Thursday, April 25, 2013 at 20:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 25' South, Longitude: 57° 12' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 432.30 meters/second, 1556.3 km/hour, 967.0 miles/hour or 840.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"16.12 miwest0° 00' 09.0"0.17 misouth16.12 mi
1 hour14° 25' 51.1"966.77 miwest0° 08' 57.2"10.26 misouth966.50 mi
24 hours13° 58' 55.6"936.72 mieast3° 07' 27.2"214.82 misouth954.17 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port LouisFri 12:08 AM636 km395 miles344 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisFri 12:08 AM738 km459 miles399 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Fri 12:08 AM881 km547 miles476 nmSoutheast SE
ToamasinaThu 11:08 PM930 km578 miles502 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaFri 12:08 AM1101 km684 miles595 nmNorth N
AntananarivoThu 11:08 PM1147 km713 miles619 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniThu 11:08 PM1542 km958 miles833 nmWest W
Diego GarciaFri 2:08 AM1837 km1142 miles992 nmEast-northeast ENE
Dar es SalaamThu 11:08 PM2132 km1325 miles1151 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuThu 11:08 PM2243 km1393 miles1211 nmNorthwest NW
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