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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 16:34:00 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 16:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 28' North, Longitude: 15° 03' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.93 meters/second, 1591.0 km/hour, 988.6 miles/hour or 859.1 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"0.18 minorth16.48 mi
1 hour14° 31' 52.2"988.43 miwest0° 09' 39.2"11.06 minorth988.23 mi
24 hours11° 15' 18.3"765.62 mieast3° 33' 52.1"245.02 minorth799.21 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BokéThu 4:34 PM98 km61 miles53 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauThu 4:34 PM165 km102 miles89 nmNorth-northwest NNW
ConakryThu 4:34 PM181 km113 miles98 nmSoutheast SE
BafatáThu 4:34 PM194 km120 miles105 nmNorth-northeast NNE
GabúThu 4:34 PM220 km137 miles119 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KindiaThu 4:34 PM245 km152 miles132 nmEast E
ZiguinchorThu 4:34 PM268 km167 miles145 nmNorth-northwest NNW
FreetownThu 4:34 PM296 km184 miles160 nmSoutheast SE
FarafenniThu 4:34 PM349 km217 miles188 nmNorth N
BanjulThu 4:34 PM369 km229 miles199 nmNorth-northwest NNW
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