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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 Monday, February 4, 2013 at 06:26:00 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: 42%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 4, 2013 at 06:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 41' South, Longitude: 1° 07' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 422.77 meters/second, 1522.0 km/hour, 945.7 miles/hour or 821.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.7"15.76 miwest0° 00' 05.5"0.11 misouth15.76 mi
1 hour14° 25' 37.8"945.40 miwest0° 05' 30.5"6.31 misouth945.17 mi
24 hours14° 00' 37.9"918.12 mieast1° 38' 02.8"112.40 misouth920.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownMon 6:26 AM788 km490 miles426 nmWest-northwest WNW
LuandaMon 7:26 AM1703 km1058 miles919 nmNortheast NE
Windhoek *Mon 8:26 AM1719 km1068 miles928 nmEast-southeast ESE
São ToméMon 6:26 AM2192 km1362 miles1184 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaMon 7:26 AM2215 km1376 miles1196 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleMon 7:26 AM2218 km1378 miles1198 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleMon 7:26 AM2299 km1428 miles1241 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Cape TownMon 8:26 AM2408 km1497 miles1300 nmSoutheast SE
MalaboMon 7:26 AM2621 km1628 miles1415 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GaboroneMon 8:26 AM2645 km1644 miles1428 nmEast-southeast ESE

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