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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 15:34:00 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: 21%

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 15:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 18' North, Longitude: 0° 31' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 442.16 meters/second, 1591.8 km/hour, 989.1 miles/hour or 859.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.48 miwest0° 00' 09.7"0.19 minorth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 31' 51.9"988.94 miwest0° 09' 42.8"11.13 minorth988.75 mi
24 hours11° 15' 15.6"765.96 mieast3° 35' 27.3"246.84 minorth800.12 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TamaleThu 3:34 PM106 km66 miles57 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MangoThu 3:34 PM109 km68 miles59 nmEast E
KaraThu 3:34 PM206 km128 miles111 nmEast-southeast ESE
NatitingouThu 4:34 PM208 km130 miles113 nmEast E
Fada N'gourmaThu 3:34 PM217 km135 miles117 nmNorth-northeast NNE
SokodéThu 3:34 PM234 km145 miles126 nmSoutheast SE
DjougouThu 4:34 PM249 km155 miles134 nmEast-southeast ESE
OuagadougouThu 3:34 PM253 km157 miles137 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KoudougouThu 3:34 PM295 km183 miles159 nmNorthwest NW
AtakpaméThu 3:34 PM357 km222 miles193 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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