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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 18:44:00 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 18:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 49' North, Longitude: 46° 32' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.44 meters/second, 1589.2 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
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.8"16.46 miwest0° 00' 09.5"0.18 minorth16.46 mi
1 hour14° 31' 52.4"987.31 miwest0° 09' 31.3"10.91 minorth987.11 mi
24 hours11° 15' 26.4"764.90 mieast3° 30' 23.3"241.04 minorth797.26 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneThu 3:44 PM911 km566 miles492 nmSouthwest SW
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniThu 3:44 PM1013 km630 miles547 nmSouthwest SW
ParamariboThu 3:44 PM1099 km683 miles593 nmWest-southwest WSW
GeorgetownThu 2:44 PM1353 km841 miles731 nmWest-southwest WSW
BelémThu 3:44 PM1373 km853 miles741 nmSouth S
BridgetownThu 2:44 PM1447 km899 miles781 nmWest-northwest WNW
CastriesThu 2:44 PM1610 km1000 miles869 nmWest-northwest WNW
KingstownThu 2:44 PM1620 km1007 miles875 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceThu 2:44 PM1633 km1015 miles882 nmWest-northwest WNW
Port of SpainThu 2:44 PM1638 km1018 miles884 nmWest W
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