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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 Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 12:34:00 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: 6%

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 Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 0° 59' North, Longitude: 20° 17' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.83 meters/second, 1615.8 km/hour, 1004.0 miles/hour or 872.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.8"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.8"0.23 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 30' 57.1"1003.93 miwest0° 11' 50.5"13.56 minorth1003.99 mi
24 hours11° 29' 08.5"794.36 mieast4° 36' 35.7"316.75 minorth853.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BoendeTue 1:34 PM155 km96 miles84 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MbandakaTue 1:34 PM247 km154 miles134 nmWest-southwest WSW
ImpfondoTue 1:34 PM257 km160 miles139 nmWest-northwest WNW
BimboTue 1:34 PM418 km260 miles226 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BanguiTue 1:34 PM420 km261 miles227 nmNorth-northwest NNW
OuéssoTue 1:34 PM476 km296 miles257 nmWest W
BambariTue 1:34 PM530 km329 miles286 nmNorth N
KisanganiTue 2:34 PM550 km341 miles297 nmEast E
BerbératiTue 1:34 PM617 km383 miles333 nmNorthwest NW
BriaTue 1:34 PM642 km399 miles347 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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