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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.

Map showing which part of the Earth the Moon is currently above the horizon at.

UTC time = Friday, February 15, 2013 at 6:26:00 PM.

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Sun symbol = The Sun's position directly overhead (zenith) in relation to an observer.

Moon symbol = The Moon's position at its zenith in relation to an observer (Moon phase is not shown).

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Moon phase

Fraction of moon illuminated: 31%

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 18:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 17' North, Longitude: 30° 55' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 435.53 meters/second, 1567.9 km/hour, 974.2 miles/hour or 846.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.24 miWest0° 00' 08.0"0.15 miNorth16.24 mi
1 hour14° 31' 48.1"974.04 miWest0° 07' 55.0"9.07 miNorth973.79 mi
24 hours11° 19' 20.6"759.06 miEast2° 48' 54.1"193.56 miNorth778.45 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloFri 5:26 PM699 km434 miles377 nmEast-northeast ENE
PraiaFri 5:26 PM802 km498 miles433 nmEast E
DakarFri 6:26 PM1455 km904 miles785 nmEast E
BanjulFri 6:26 PM1553 km965 miles839 nmEast E
NouakchottFri 6:26 PM1652 km1026 miles892 nmEast-northeast ENE
BissauFri 6:26 PM1684 km1047 miles910 nmEast E
ConakryFri 6:26 PM1947 km1210 miles1051 nmEast-southeast ESE
FreetownFri 6:26 PM2033 km1263 miles1098 nmEast-southeast ESE
FortalezaFri 3:26 PM2161 km1343 miles1167 nmSouth-southwest SSW
El AaiúnFri 6:26 PM2327 km1446 miles1257 nmNortheast NE

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