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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 14:24:00 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 14:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 27' South, Longitude: 18° 07' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.61 meters/second, 1611.4 km/hour, 1001.3 miles/hour or 870.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.9"16.69 miwest0° 00' 12.0"0.23 minorth16.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 02.0"1001.20 miwest0° 12' 01.8"13.78 minorth1001.40 mi
24 hours11° 47' 09.3"813.77 mieast4° 47' 21.9"329.07 minorth878.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MonroviaMon 2:24 PM1351 km840 miles730 nmNortheast NE
FreetownMon 2:24 PM1426 km886 miles770 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ConakryMon 2:24 PM1514 km940 miles817 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BissauMon 2:24 PM1716 km1066 miles926 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroMon 2:24 PM1823 km1133 miles984 nmNortheast NE
AbidjanMon 2:24 PM1843 km1145 miles995 nmEast-northeast ENE
BanjulMon 2:24 PM1876 km1166 miles1013 nmNorth N
RecifeMon 11:24 AM1926 km1197 miles1040 nmWest-southwest WSW
JamestownMon 2:24 PM1936 km1203 miles1046 nmSoutheast SE
DakarMon 2:24 PM2005 km1246 miles1083 nmNorth N
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