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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 13:20:00 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 13:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 23' South, Longitude: 14° 56' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.93 meters/second, 1594.5 km/hour, 990.8 miles/hour or 861.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 28.6"16.51 miwest0° 00' 11.5"0.22 minorth16.51 mi
1 hour14° 28' 37.9"990.70 miwest0° 11' 31.3"13.20 minorth991.03 mi
24 hours12° 16' 42.0"840.24 mieast4° 43' 48.8"325.04 minorth904.78 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 1:20 PM76 km47 miles41 nmNortheast NE
JamestownSun 1:20 PM1303 km810 miles704 nmSoutheast SE
MonroviaSun 1:20 PM1689 km1050 miles912 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSun 1:20 PM1876 km1165 miles1013 nmNorth N
AbidjanSun 1:20 PM1940 km1206 miles1048 nmNortheast NE
ConakrySun 1:20 PM1984 km1233 miles1071 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroSun 1:20 PM1994 km1239 miles1077 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RecifeSun 10:20 AM2198 km1366 miles1187 nmWest W
BissauSun 1:20 PM2240 km1392 miles1210 nmNorth N
AccraSun 1:20 PM2246 km1396 miles1213 nmNortheast NE

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