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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 20:44:00 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: 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 20:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 35' North, Longitude: 64° 20' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 434.93 meters/second, 1565.7 km/hour, 972.9 miles/hour or 845.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.7"16.21 miwest0° 00' 07.7"0.15 minorth16.22 mi
1 hour14° 31' 47.0"972.70 miwest0° 07' 44.8"8.88 minorth972.45 mi
24 hours11° 19' 54.7"758.67 mieast2° 44' 34.6"188.60 minorth776.89 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Fri 4:44 PM321 km199 miles173 nmEast-northeast ENE
RoseauFri 4:44 PM328 km204 miles177 nmEast-northeast ENE
BradesFri 4:44 PM333 km207 miles180 nmNortheast NE
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Fri 4:44 PM347 km216 miles188 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Fort-de-FranceFri 4:44 PM352 km219 miles190 nmEast E
ChristianstedFri 4:44 PM352 km219 miles190 nmNorth N
Pointe-à-PitreFri 4:44 PM352 km219 miles190 nmEast-northeast ENE
CastriesFri 4:44 PM368 km228 miles198 nmEast E
KingstownFri 4:44 PM372 km231 miles201 nmEast-southeast ESE
Vieux FortFri 4:44 PM378 km235 miles204 nmEast-southeast ESE
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