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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 13:30:00 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 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 13:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 21' South, Longitude: 17° 21' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.97 meters/second, 1594.7 km/hour, 990.9 miles/hour or 861.1 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 minorth16.52 mi
1 hour14° 28' 38.6"990.79 miwest0° 11' 31.7"13.20 minorth991.12 mi
24 hours12° 16' 28.5"840.05 mieast4° 43' 54.1"325.14 minorth904.62 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
JamestownSun 1:30 PM1516 km942 miles819 nmSoutheast SE
MonroviaSun 1:30 PM1777 km1104 miles960 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownSun 1:30 PM1918 km1192 miles1035 nmNorth-northeast NNE
RecifeSun 10:30 AM1933 km1201 miles1044 nmWest W
ConakrySun 1:30 PM2016 km1253 miles1089 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanSun 1:30 PM2115 km1314 miles1142 nmNortheast NE
YamoussoukroSun 1:30 PM2147 km1334 miles1159 nmNortheast NE
BissauSun 1:30 PM2244 km1394 miles1212 nmNorth N
SalvadorSun 10:30 AM2367 km1471 miles1278 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaSun 10:30 AM2405 km1494 miles1299 nmWest W

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