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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 Monday, February 11, 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

Fraction of moon illuminated: 2%

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 Monday, February 11, 2013 at 13:20:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 40' South, Longitude: 2° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.48 meters/second, 1610.9 km/hour, 1001.0 miles/hour or 869.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.9"16.68 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.68 mi
1 hour14° 29' 58.8"1000.91 miwest0° 12' 01.3"13.77 minorth1001.12 mi
24 hours11° 48' 13.1"814.81 mieast4° 47' 34.5"329.32 minorth879.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AbidjanMon 1:20 PM1004 km624 miles542 nmNorth N
AccraMon 1:20 PM1053 km655 miles569 nmNorth-northeast NNE
São ToméMon 1:20 PM1134 km704 miles612 nmEast-northeast ENE
LomeMon 1:20 PM1165 km724 miles629 nmNorth-northeast NNE
YamoussoukroMon 1:20 PM1195 km742 miles645 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Porto NovoMon 2:20 PM1266 km787 miles684 nmNorth-northeast NNE
LagosMon 2:20 PM1302 km809 miles703 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JamestownMon 1:20 PM1398 km868 miles755 nmSouth-southwest SSW
LibrevilleMon 2:20 PM1419 km882 miles766 nmEast-northeast ENE
MonroviaMon 1:20 PM1428 km887 miles771 nmNorthwest NW

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