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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 Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 13:10:00 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 is probably impossible to see from earth

Fraction of moon illuminated: 0%

Previous phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM
Next phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM

Position of the Moon

On Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 13:10:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 25' South, Longitude: 12° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.89 meters/second, 1594.4 km/hour, 990.7 miles/hour or 860.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.51 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.51 mi
1 hour14° 28' 37.3"990.61 miwest0° 11' 30.9"13.19 minorth990.94 mi
24 hours12° 16' 55.6"840.43 mieast4° 43' 43.7"324.94 minorth904.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Georgetown (Ascension Island) (St. Helena)Sun 1:10 PM216 km134 miles117 nmWest-northwest WNW
JamestownSun 1:10 PM1112 km691 miles600 nmSoutheast SE
MonroviaSun 1:10 PM1641 km1020 miles886 nmNorth N
AbidjanSun 1:10 PM1788 km1111 miles966 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroSun 1:10 PM1867 km1160 miles1008 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSun 1:10 PM1871 km1163 miles1010 nmNorth N
ConakrySun 1:10 PM1987 km1235 miles1073 nmNorth N
AccraSun 1:10 PM2062 km1281 miles1114 nmNortheast NE
LomeSun 1:10 PM2217 km1377 miles1197 nmNortheast NE
BissauSun 1:10 PM2268 km1409 miles1225 nmNorth N
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