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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 Thursday, February 14, 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: 20%

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 Thursday, February 14, 2013 at 12:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 49' North, Longitude: 43° 04' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.82 meters/second, 1594.2 km/hour, 990.6 miles/hour or 860.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.51 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.51 mi
1 hour14° 31' 51.2"990.43 miwest0° 09' 53.4"11.33 minorth990.25 mi
24 hours11° 15' 11.0"767.04 mieast3° 40' 08.5"252.20 minorth802.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BoramaThu 3:34 PM18 km11 miles10 nmNortheast NE
HargeisaThu 3:34 PM113 km70 miles61 nmEast-southeast ESE
Dire DawaThu 3:34 PM135 km84 miles73 nmWest W
Ali SabiehThu 3:34 PM154 km95 miles83 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DikhilThu 3:34 PM162 km101 miles88 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DegehaburThu 3:34 PM184 km114 miles99 nmSouth-southeast SSE
DjiboutiThu 3:34 PM197 km122 miles106 nmNorth N
TadjouraThu 3:34 PM219 km136 miles118 nmNorth N
BerberaThu 3:34 PM224 km139 miles121 nmEast-northeast ENE
ObockThu 3:34 PM239 km149 miles129 nmNorth N
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