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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 = Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 8:52:00 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: 84%

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 Thursday, February 21, 2013 at 20:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 10' North, Longitude: 2° 60' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 426.66 meters/second, 1536.0 km/hour, 954.4 miles/hour or 829.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.9"15.91 miWest0° 00' 05.1"0.10 miSouth15.91 mi
1 hour14° 31' 03.2"954.16 miWest0° 05' 12.5"5.97 miSouth954.41 mi
24 hours11° 31' 46.1"757.84 miEast2° 28' 32.7"170.25 miSouth781.71 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
ArlitThu 9:52 PM468 km291 miles253 nmEast E
NiameyThu 9:52 PM524 km326 miles283 nmSouth S
AgadezThu 9:52 PM546 km340 miles295 nmEast-southeast ESE
DoriThu 8:52 PM562 km349 miles303 nmSouthwest SW
SokotoThu 9:52 PM615 km382 miles332 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TimbuktuThu 8:52 PM656 km408 miles354 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaradiThu 9:52 PM679 km422 miles367 nmSoutheast SE
Fada N'gourmaThu 8:52 PM733 km456 miles396 nmSouth-southwest SSW
OuahigouyaThu 8:52 PM771 km479 miles416 nmSouthwest SW
KandiThu 9:52 PM779 km484 miles421 nmSouth S

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