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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 Friday, February 15, 2013 at 12:14:00 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: 28%

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 Friday, February 15, 2013 at 12:14:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 26' North, Longitude: 59° 10' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.12 meters/second, 1573.6 km/hour, 977.8 miles/hour or 849.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.30 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 minorth16.30 mi
1 hour14° 31' 50.4"977.63 miwest0° 08' 21.8"9.58 minorth977.39 mi
24 hours11° 17' 56.9"760.25 mieast3° 00' 19.1"206.63 minorth782.90 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HadibuFri 3:14 PM565 km351 miles305 nmWest W
SalalahFri 4:14 PM674 km419 miles364 nmNorthwest NW
MuscatFri 4:14 PM1128 km701 miles609 nmNorth N
Abu DhabiFri 4:14 PM1319 km820 miles712 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DubaiFri 4:14 PM1371 km852 miles740 nmNorth-northwest NNW
KarachiFri 5:14 PM1509 km938 miles815 nmNorth-northeast NNE
DohaFri 3:14 PM1536 km955 miles830 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AdenFri 3:14 PM1537 km955 miles830 nmWest W
MumbaiFri 5:44 PM1582 km983 miles854 nmEast-northeast ENE
SanaFri 3:14 PM1626 km1010 miles878 nmWest W
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