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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- 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: . 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 20%
|Previous phase||New Moon||Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM|
|Next phase||First Quarter||Sunday, 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
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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 31.8"||16.51 mi||west||0° 00' 09.8"||0.19 mi||north||16.51 mi|
|1 hour||14° 31' 51.3"||990.27 mi||west||0° 09' 52.2"||11.31 mi||north||990.08 mi|
|24 hours||11° 15' 11.3"||766.91 mi||east||3° 39' 37.7"||251.61 mi||north||802.59 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Addis Ababa||Thu 3:54 PM||110 km||69 miles||60 nm||SSE|
|Debre Berhan||Thu 3:54 PM||145 km||90 miles||78 nm||E|
|Adama||Thu 3:54 PM||186 km||116 miles||101 nm||SE|
|Dessie||Thu 3:54 PM||209 km||130 miles||113 nm||NE|
|Bahir Dar||Thu 3:54 PM||211 km||131 miles||114 nm||NNW|
|Lalibela||Thu 3:54 PM||255 km||159 miles||138 nm||NNE|
|Gondar||Thu 3:54 PM||314 km||195 miles||170 nm||NNW|
|Dire Dawa||Thu 3:54 PM||400 km||248 miles||216 nm||E|
|Mek'ele||Thu 3:54 PM||424 km||263 miles||229 nm||NNE|
|Ali Sabieh||Thu 3:54 PM||511 km||317 miles||276 nm||ENE|
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