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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 15:14:00 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 15:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 3° 17' South, Longitude: 30° 12' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.71 meters/second, 1611.8 km/hour, 1001.5 miles/hour or 870.3 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' 04.3"1001.42 miwest0° 12' 01.8"13.78 minorth1001.61 mi
24 hours11° 46' 20.0"812.97 mieast4° 47' 10.7"328.86 minorth877.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Fernando de NoronhaMon 1:14 PM256 km159 miles138 nmWest-southwest WSW
NatalMon 12:14 PM624 km388 miles337 nmWest-southwest WSW
RecifeMon 12:14 PM744 km462 miles402 nmSouthwest SW
FortalezaMon 12:14 PM933 km580 miles504 nmWest W
SalvadorMon 12:14 PM1407 km874 miles760 nmSouthwest SW
BelémMon 12:14 PM2043 km1270 miles1103 nmWest W
PraiaMon 2:14 PM2143 km1332 miles1157 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FreetownMon 3:14 PM2289 km1422 miles1236 nmNortheast NE
ConakryMon 3:14 PM2312 km1437 miles1248 nmNortheast NE
BissauMon 3:14 PM2328 km1447 miles1257 nmNortheast NE
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