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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 18:14:00 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: 22%

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 18:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 44' North, Longitude: 39° 16' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.55 meters/second, 1589.6 km/hour, 987.7 miles/hour or 858.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.46 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 31' 52.4"987.57 miwest0° 09' 33.1"10.94 minorth987.37 mi
24 hours11° 15' 24.3"765.06 mieast3° 31' 11.8"241.96 minorth797.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneThu 3:14 PM1576 km979 miles851 nmWest-southwest WSW
FortalezaThu 3:14 PM1603 km996 miles866 nmSouth S
BelémThu 3:14 PM1690 km1050 miles912 nmSouthwest SW
PraiaThu 5:14 PM1771 km1101 miles956 nmEast-northeast ENE
ParamariboThu 3:14 PM1833 km1139 miles990 nmWest-southwest WSW
GeorgetownThu 2:14 PM2123 km1319 miles1146 nmWest W
RecifeThu 3:14 PM2139 km1329 miles1155 nmSouth-southeast SSE
BridgetownThu 2:14 PM2231 km1386 miles1205 nmWest W
CastriesThu 2:14 PM2388 km1484 miles1289 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceThu 2:14 PM2405 km1495 miles1299 nmWest-northwest WNW

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