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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 Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 20:34:00 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: 41%

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 Saturday, February 16, 2013 at 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 18' North, Longitude: 50° 35' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 428.96 meters/second, 1544.3 km/hour, 959.6 miles/hour or 833.8 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"15.99 miwest0° 00' 05.9"0.11 minorth15.99 mi
1 hour14° 31' 31.9"959.30 miwest0° 05' 51.9"6.72 minorth959.07 mi
24 hours11° 26' 47.4"756.02 mieast1° 57' 08.5"134.28 minorth763.76 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
BridgetownSat 4:34 PM1076 km668 miles581 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceSat 4:34 PM1161 km722 miles627 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesSat 4:34 PM1172 km728 miles633 nmWest-southwest WSW
RoseauSat 4:34 PM1175 km730 miles634 nmWest W
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Sat 4:34 PM1197 km744 miles647 nmWest W
Saint John's (Antigua)Sat 4:34 PM1198 km744 miles647 nmWest W
KingstownSat 4:34 PM1231 km765 miles665 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basseterre (St. Kitts)Sat 4:34 PM1289 km801 miles696 nmWest W
Saint George'sSat 4:34 PM1335 km830 miles721 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParamariboSat 5:34 PM1365 km848 miles737 nmSouth-southwest SSW

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