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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 12:46:00 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 12:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 31' North, Longitude: 51° 25' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.99 meters/second, 1573.2 km/hour, 977.5 miles/hour or 849.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.29 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 minorth16.29 mi
1 hour14° 31' 50.3"977.32 miwest0° 08' 19.6"9.54 minorth977.08 mi
24 hours11° 18' 03.6"760.14 mieast2° 59' 21.0"205.52 minorth782.50 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Al MukallaFri 3:46 PM272 km169 miles147 nmWest-northwest WNW
HadibuFri 3:46 PM298 km185 miles161 nmEast-southeast ESE
BosasoFri 3:46 PM346 km215 miles187 nmSouthwest SW
SalalahFri 4:46 PM483 km300 miles261 nmNortheast NE
AdenFri 3:46 PM700 km435 miles378 nmWest W
Ta'izzFri 3:46 PM802 km498 miles433 nmWest W
SanaFri 3:46 PM803 km499 miles434 nmWest-northwest WNW
GalkayoFri 3:46 PM864 km537 miles467 nmSouth-southwest SSW
HargeisaFri 3:46 PM913 km567 miles493 nmWest-southwest WSW
DjiboutiFri 3:46 PM924 km574 miles499 nmWest-southwest WSW

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