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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 13:44:00 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: 13%

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 13:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 5° 49' North, Longitude: 14° 49' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 446.94 meters/second, 1609.0 km/hour, 999.8 miles/hour or 868.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.66 miwest0° 00' 11.0"0.21 minorth16.66 mi
1 hour14° 31' 36.2"999.67 miwest0° 11' 02.5"12.65 minorth999.59 mi
24 hours11° 17' 56.1"777.56 mieast4° 11' 45.5"288.35 minorth825.94 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BozoumWed 2:44 PM182 km113 miles98 nmEast-northeast ENE
BertouaWed 2:44 PM186 km115 miles100 nmSouthwest SW
BerbératiWed 2:44 PM202 km126 miles109 nmSouth-southeast SSE
NgaoundéréWed 2:44 PM215 km134 miles116 nmNorthwest NW
MoundouWed 2:44 PM335 km208 miles181 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GarouaWed 2:44 PM417 km259 miles225 nmNorth-northwest NNW
YaoundéWed 2:44 PM426 km264 miles230 nmWest-southwest WSW
BimboWed 2:44 PM433 km269 miles234 nmEast-southeast ESE
BanguiWed 2:44 PM444 km276 miles240 nmEast-southeast ESE
OuéssoWed 2:44 PM484 km301 miles261 nmSouth-southeast SSE

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