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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 12:44:00 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: 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 12:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 30' North, Longitude: 51° 54' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 437.00 meters/second, 1573.2 km/hour, 977.5 miles/hour or 849.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.29 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 minorth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 31' 50.3"977.34 miwest0° 08' 19.6"9.54 minorth977.10 mi
24 hours11° 18' 03.2"760.15 mieast2° 59' 24.7"205.59 minorth782.53 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
HadibuFri 3:44 PM248 km154 miles134 nmEast-southeast ESE
Al MukallaFri 3:44 PM321 km199 miles173 nmWest-northwest WNW
BosasoFri 3:44 PM385 km239 miles208 nmSouthwest SW
SalalahFri 4:44 PM454 km282 miles245 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AdenFri 3:44 PM752 km467 miles406 nmWest W
SanaFri 3:44 PM854 km531 miles461 nmWest-northwest WNW
Ta'izzFri 3:44 PM854 km531 miles461 nmWest W
GalkayoFri 3:44 PM892 km554 miles481 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HargeisaFri 3:44 PM960 km596 miles518 nmWest-southwest WSW
DjiboutiFri 3:44 PM975 km606 miles526 nmWest-southwest WSW
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