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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 10:52:00 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: 85%

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 22:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 60' North, Longitude: 26° 02' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.10 meters/second, 1537.6 km/hour, 955.4 miles/hour or 830.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.1"15.92 miWest0° 00' 05.2"0.10 miSouth15.92 mi
1 hour14° 31' 04.4"955.13 miWest0° 05' 23.0"6.17 miSouth955.39 mi
24 hours11° 31' 14.7"758.02 miEast2° 32' 33.5"174.84 miSouth782.98 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MindeloThu 9:52 PM166 km103 miles90 nmSoutheast SE
Santa MariaThu 9:52 PM367 km228 miles198 nmEast-southeast ESE
PraiaThu 9:52 PM435 km270 miles235 nmSoutheast SE
DakarThu 10:52 PM991 km616 miles535 nmEast-southeast ESE
NouadhibouThu 10:52 PM1000 km621 miles540 nmEast-northeast ENE
NouakchottThu 10:52 PM1065 km662 miles575 nmEast E
BanjulThu 10:52 PM1132 km704 miles611 nmEast-southeast ESE
BissauThu 10:52 PM1314 km816 miles709 nmEast-southeast ESE
ConakryThu 10:52 PM1630 km1013 miles880 nmEast-southeast ESE
El AaiúnThu 10:52 PM1663 km1033 miles898 nmNortheast NE

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