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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 Monday, February 18, 2013 at 21:30:00 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: 60%

Previous phaseFirst QuarterSunday, February 17, 2013 at 8:32 PM
Next phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 18, 2013 at 21:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 20° 23' North, Longitude: 41° 08' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 420.95 meters/second, 1515.4 km/hour, 941.6 miles/hour or 818.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.69 miwest0° 00' 01.5"0.03 minorth15.69 mi
1 hour14° 30' 57.5"941.32 miwest0° 01' 28.8"1.70 minorth941.25 mi
24 hours11° 38' 43.2"755.26 mieast0° 09' 20.2"10.71 minorth754.95 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
PraiaMon 8:30 PM1962 km1219 miles1060 nmEast-southeast ESE
CayenneMon 6:30 PM2095 km1302 miles1131 nmSouthwest SW
BridgetownMon 5:30 PM2128 km1322 miles1149 nmWest-southwest WSW
Fort-de-FranceMon 5:30 PM2211 km1374 miles1194 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParamariboMon 6:30 PM2213 km1375 miles1195 nmSouthwest SW
Saint John's (Antigua)Mon 5:30 PM2213 km1375 miles1195 nmWest W
RoseauMon 5:30 PM2218 km1378 miles1197 nmWest-southwest WSW
CastriesMon 5:30 PM2224 km1382 miles1201 nmWest-southwest WSW
Basse-Terre (Guadeloupe)Mon 5:30 PM2231 km1386 miles1205 nmWest W
KingstownMon 5:30 PM2285 km1420 miles1234 nmWest-southwest WSW
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