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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 17:36:00 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: 30%

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 17:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 10' North, Longitude: 18° 49' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.74 meters/second, 1568.7 km/hour, 974.7 miles/hour or 847.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.24 miwest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 minorth16.25 mi
1 hour14° 31' 48.4"974.52 miwest0° 07' 58.6"9.14 minorth974.28 mi
24 hours11° 19' 08.6"759.21 mieast2° 50' 27.4"195.34 minorth779.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
DakarFri 5:36 PM159 km99 miles86 nmEast-northeast ENE
ThièsFri 5:36 PM215 km133 miles116 nmEast-northeast ENE
SerekundaFri 5:36 PM244 km152 miles132 nmEast-southeast ESE
BanjulFri 5:36 PM255 km158 miles138 nmEast-southeast ESE
Saint-LouisFri 5:36 PM322 km200 miles174 nmNortheast NE
ToubaFri 5:36 PM326 km202 miles176 nmEast-northeast ENE
ZiguinchorFri 5:36 PM327 km203 miles176 nmEast-southeast ESE
FarafenniFri 5:36 PM354 km220 miles191 nmEast E
RossoFri 5:36 PM414 km257 miles224 nmNortheast NE
BissauFri 5:36 PM434 km269 miles234 nmSoutheast SE

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