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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 = Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 8:24:00 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: 30%

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 Tuesday, February 5, 2013 at 08:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 24' South, Longitude: 13° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 417.67 meters/second, 1503.6 km/hour, 934.3 miles/hour or 811.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 24.3"15.57 miWest0° 00' 02.3"0.04 miSouth15.57 mi
1 hour14° 24' 16.4"933.97 miWest0° 02' 11.2"2.51 miSouth933.87 mi
24 hours14° 25' 00.4"934.76 miEast0° 13' 39.9"15.67 miSouth934.20 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownTue 8:24 AM934 km580 miles504 nmEast-northeast ENE
MonroviaTue 8:24 AM2967 km1843 miles1602 nmNorth N
AbidjanTue 8:24 AM3017 km1875 miles1629 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Rio de Janeiro *Tue 6:24 AM3111 km1933 miles1680 nmWest W
LuandaTue 9:24 AM3115 km1936 miles1682 nmEast-northeast ENE
YamoussoukroTue 8:24 AM3133 km1947 miles1692 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Windhoek *Tue 10:24 AM3142 km1952 miles1697 nmEast E
São ToméTue 8:24 AM3159 km1963 miles1706 nmNortheast NE
FreetownTue 8:24 AM3195 km1985 miles1725 nmNorth N
AccraTue 8:24 AM3203 km1990 miles1729 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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