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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 13:04:00 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 13:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 9° 54' North, Longitude: 35° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.71 meters/second, 1593.8 km/hour, 990.3 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"16.50 miwest0° 00' 09.8"0.19 minorth16.51 mi
1 hour14° 31' 51.3"990.18 miwest0° 09' 51.6"11.30 minorth990.00 mi
24 hours11° 15' 11.5"766.85 mieast3° 39' 22.1"251.31 minorth802.43 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
NekemteThu 4:04 PM121 km75 miles65 nmSoutheast SE
Bahir DarThu 4:04 PM255 km158 miles138 nmNortheast NE
JimmaThu 4:04 PM271 km168 miles146 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Addis AbabaThu 4:04 PM338 km210 miles182 nmEast-southeast ESE
GondarThu 4:04 PM350 km218 miles189 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdamaThu 4:04 PM409 km254 miles221 nmEast-southeast ESE
Debre BerhanThu 4:04 PM410 km255 miles221 nmEast E
LalibelaThu 4:04 PM425 km264 miles230 nmNortheast NE
AwasaThu 4:04 PM431 km268 miles233 nmSoutheast SE
DessieThu 4:04 PM441 km274 miles238 nmEast-northeast ENE
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