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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Monday, February 11, 2013 at 2:44:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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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 14:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 23' South, Longitude: 22° 57' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.65 meters/second, 1611.5 km/hour, 1001.4 miles/hour or 870.2 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' 02.9"1001.29 miWest0° 12' 01.8"13.78 miNorth1001.49 mi
24 hours11° 46' 49.5"813.45 miEast4° 47' 17.5"328.99 miNorth878.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
RecifeMon 11:44 AM1421 km883 miles767 nmWest-southwest WSW
FreetownMon 2:44 PM1698 km1055 miles917 nmNortheast NE
MonroviaMon 2:44 PM1724 km1071 miles931 nmNortheast NE
FortalezaMon 11:44 AM1737 km1079 miles938 nmWest W
ConakryMon 2:44 PM1755 km1091 miles948 nmNortheast NE
BissauMon 2:44 PM1872 km1163 miles1011 nmNorth-northeast NNE
BanjulMon 2:44 PM1990 km1236 miles1074 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SalvadorMon 11:44 AM2012 km1250 miles1086 nmWest-southwest WSW
PraiaMon 1:44 PM2024 km1258 miles1093 nmNorth N
DakarMon 2:44 PM2087 km1297 miles1127 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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