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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 18:54:00 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 18:54:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 10° 50' North, Longitude: 48° 58' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 441.40 meters/second, 1589.0 km/hour, 987.4 miles/hour or 858.0 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"987.23 miwest0° 09' 30.6"10.90 minorth987.02 mi
24 hours11° 15' 27.1"764.84 mieast3° 30' 07.1"240.73 minorth797.11 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
CayenneThu 3:54 PM751 km467 miles406 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-Laurent-du-MaroniThu 3:54 PM813 km505 miles439 nmSouthwest SW
ParamariboThu 3:54 PM880 km547 miles475 nmSouthwest SW
GeorgetownThu 2:54 PM1106 km687 miles597 nmWest-southwest WSW
BridgetownThu 2:54 PM1187 km738 miles641 nmWest-northwest WNW
CastriesThu 2:54 PM1353 km841 miles731 nmWest-northwest WNW
KingstownThu 2:54 PM1360 km845 miles734 nmWest-northwest WNW
BelémThu 3:54 PM1360 km845 miles734 nmSouth S
Port of SpainThu 2:54 PM1373 km853 miles741 nmWest W
Fort-de-FranceThu 2:54 PM1380 km857 miles745 nmWest-northwest WNW
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