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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 12:54:00 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 12:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 52' North, Longitude: 38° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.75 meters/second, 1593.9 km/hour, 990.4 miles/hour or 860.6 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' 51.3"990.27 miwest0° 09' 52.2"11.31 minorth990.08 mi
24 hours11° 15' 11.3"766.91 mieast3° 39' 37.7"251.61 minorth802.59 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Addis AbabaThu 3:54 PM110 km69 miles60 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Debre BerhanThu 3:54 PM145 km90 miles78 nmEast E
AdamaThu 3:54 PM186 km116 miles101 nmSoutheast SE
NekemteThu 3:54 PM204 km127 miles110 nmWest-southwest WSW
DessieThu 3:54 PM209 km130 miles113 nmNortheast NE
Bahir DarThu 3:54 PM211 km131 miles114 nmNorth-northwest NNW
LalibelaThu 3:54 PM255 km159 miles138 nmNorth-northeast NNE
JimmaThu 3:54 PM287 km179 miles155 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AwasaThu 3:54 PM312 km194 miles169 nmSouth S
GondarThu 3:54 PM314 km195 miles170 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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