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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 11:30:00 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 11:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 04' South, Longitude: 1° 19' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.32 meters/second, 1567.1 km/hour, 973.8 miles/hour or 846.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 26.8"16.23 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 minorth16.23 mi
1 hour14° 26' 55.9"973.61 miwest0° 10' 05.1"11.55 minorth974.01 mi
24 hours12° 55' 10.0"870.58 mieast4° 19' 24.9"297.17 minorth926.29 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSat 11:30 AM571 km355 miles308 nmSouthwest SW
LuandaSat 12:30 PM1656 km1029 miles894 nmEast-northeast ENE
São ToméSat 11:30 AM1728 km1073 miles933 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LibrevilleSat 12:30 PM1904 km1183 miles1028 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanSat 11:30 AM2055 km1277 miles1110 nmNorth N
AccraSat 11:30 AM2061 km1281 miles1113 nmNorth N
KinshasaSat 12:30 PM2067 km1284 miles1116 nmEast-northeast ENE
BrazzavilleSat 12:30 PM2067 km1285 miles1116 nmEast-northeast ENE
LomeSat 11:30 AM2141 km1330 miles1156 nmNorth N
MalaboSat 12:30 PM2169 km1348 miles1171 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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