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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 Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 11:44:00 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: 12%

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 Wednesday, February 13, 2013 at 11:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 26' North, Longitude: 43° 52' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.20 meters/second, 1609.9 km/hour, 1000.4 miles/hour or 869.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.67 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.67 mi
1 hour14° 31' 34.0"1000.26 miwest0° 11' 07.5"12.74 minorth1000.19 mi
24 hours11° 18' 29.4"778.69 mieast4° 14' 08.9"291.09 minorth828.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Kebri DaharWed 2:44 PM151 km94 miles81 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MogadishuWed 2:44 PM409 km254 miles221 nmSouth-southeast SSE
GalkayoWed 2:44 PM420 km261 miles227 nmEast-northeast ENE
HargeisaWed 2:44 PM456 km284 miles246 nmNorth N
Dire DawaWed 2:44 PM510 km317 miles276 nmNorth-northwest NNW
BerberaWed 2:44 PM567 km352 miles306 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamaWed 2:44 PM613 km381 miles331 nmNorthwest NW
AwasaWed 2:44 PM622 km387 miles336 nmWest-northwest WNW
Ali SabiehWed 2:44 PM645 km401 miles348 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DikhilWed 2:44 PM648 km403 miles350 nmNorth-northwest NNW

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