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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 13:34:00 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: 29%

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 13:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 13° 37' North, Longitude: 39° 48' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 436.78 meters/second, 1572.4 km/hour, 977.1 miles/hour or 849.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.28 miwest0° 00' 08.2"0.16 minorth16.28 mi
1 hour14° 31' 49.9"976.86 miwest0° 08' 16.2"9.47 minorth976.62 mi
24 hours11° 18' 13.8"759.98 mieast2° 57' 53.7"203.85 minorth781.91 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Mek'eleFri 4:34 PM37 km23 miles20 nmWest-southwest WSW
MendeferaFri 4:34 PM175 km109 miles95 nmNorthwest NW
LalibelaFri 4:34 PM194 km120 miles105 nmSouth-southwest SSW
EddFri 4:34 PM208 km129 miles112 nmEast E
AsmaraFri 4:34 PM211 km131 miles114 nmNorth-northwest NNW
DessieFri 4:34 PM275 km171 miles149 nmSouth S
GondarFri 4:34 PM276 km172 miles149 nmWest-southwest WSW
KerenFri 4:34 PM279 km173 miles151 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AssabFri 4:34 PM326 km203 miles176 nmEast-southeast ESE
Bahir DarFri 4:34 PM345 km214 miles186 nmSouthwest SW
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