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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 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: 7%

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 14:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 1° 21' North, Longitude: 6° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 448.80 meters/second, 1615.7 km/hour, 1003.9 miles/hour or 872.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"16.73 miwest0° 00' 11.7"0.23 minorth16.73 mi
1 hour14° 31' 00.9"1003.87 miwest0° 11' 48.2"13.52 minorth1003.92 mi
24 hours11° 28' 00.1"792.94 mieast4° 35' 12.1"315.16 minorth851.80 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HarperTue 2:24 PM369 km229 miles199 nmNorth-northwest NNW
San PédroTue 2:24 PM378 km235 miles204 nmNorth N
DivoTue 2:24 PM508 km316 miles274 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AbidjanTue 2:24 PM509 km316 miles275 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DaloaTue 2:24 PM612 km380 miles330 nmNorth N
YamoussoukroTue 2:24 PM617 km383 miles333 nmNorth N
ManTue 2:24 PM685 km425 miles370 nmNorth-northwest NNW
GbarngaTue 2:24 PM715 km445 miles386 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BouakéTue 2:24 PM717 km445 miles387 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KakataTue 2:24 PM727 km452 miles392 nmNorthwest NW

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