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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 Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 11:10:00 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 phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, February 9, 2013 at 11:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 07' South, Longitude: 3° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.21 meters/second, 1566.7 km/hour, 973.5 miles/hour or 846.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.22 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 26' 54.5"973.37 miwest0° 10' 03.6"11.53 minorth973.76 mi
24 hours12° 55' 41.8"870.98 mieast4° 18' 57.1"296.64 minorth926.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 11:10 AM1041 km647 miles562 nmWest-southwest WSW
LuandaSat 12:10 PM1164 km723 miles628 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméSat 11:10 AM1530 km951 miles826 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaSat 12:10 PM1622 km1008 miles876 nmNortheast NE
BrazzavilleSat 12:10 PM1623 km1009 miles877 nmNortheast NE
LibrevilleSat 12:10 PM1632 km1014 miles881 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Windhoek *Sat 1:10 PM1778 km1105 miles960 nmSoutheast SE
MalaboSat 12:10 PM1955 km1215 miles1056 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YaoundéSat 12:10 PM2075 km1289 miles1120 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AccraSat 11:10 AM2104 km1308 miles1136 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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