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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 18:36:00 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 18:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 48' North, Longitude: 44° 36' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.47 meters/second, 1589.3 km/hour, 987.5 miles/hour or 858.1 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"987.38 miwest0° 09' 31.7"10.92 minorth987.18 mi
24 hours11° 15' 25.7"764.94 mieast3° 30' 36.2"241.28 minorth797.38 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneThu 3:36 PM1070 km665 miles578 nmSouthwest SW
ParamariboThu 3:36 PM1287 km800 miles695 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémThu 3:36 PM1420 km883 miles767 nmSouth-southwest SSW
GeorgetownThu 2:36 PM1555 km966 miles840 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownThu 2:36 PM1655 km1028 miles894 nmWest W
FortalezaThu 3:36 PM1741 km1082 miles940 nmSouth-southeast SSE
CastriesThu 2:36 PM1816 km1129 miles981 nmWest-northwest WNW
KingstownThu 2:36 PM1829 km1137 miles988 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceThu 2:36 PM1838 km1142 miles992 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port of SpainThu 2:36 PM1850 km1149 miles999 nmWest W

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