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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 6:40:00 AM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 54%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 06:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 58' South, Longitude: 15° 40' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 429.84 meters/second, 1547.4 km/hour, 961.5 miles/hour or 835.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.2"16.02 miWest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 miSouth16.03 mi
1 hour14° 27' 15.2"961.25 miWest0° 07' 58.3"9.14 miSouth960.97 mi
24 hours13° 25' 05.1"892.37 miEast2° 43' 57.6"187.92 miSouth905.64 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSun 6:40 AM1065 km662 miles575 nmEast E
RecifeSun 3:40 AM2268 km1409 miles1225 nmWest-northwest WNW
SalvadorSun 3:40 AM2480 km1541 miles1339 nmWest W
MonroviaSun 6:40 AM2523 km1568 miles1362 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanSun 6:40 AM2682 km1667 miles1448 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSun 6:40 AM2719 km1689 miles1468 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroSun 6:40 AM2769 km1720 miles1495 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakrySun 6:40 AM2827 km1756 miles1526 nmNorth N
FortalezaSun 3:40 AM2844 km1767 miles1536 nmWest-northwest WNW
AccraSun 6:40 AM2927 km1819 miles1580 nmNortheast NE

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