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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 25, 2013 at 20:26:00 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: 100%

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 25, 2013 at 20:26:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 21' North, Longitude: 54° 57' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.92 meters/second, 1612.5 km/hour, 1002.0 miles/hour or 870.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 misouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 31' 32.7"1001.87 miwest0° 11' 16.8"12.92 misouth1002.07 mi
24 hours11° 27' 03.1"789.79 mieast4° 36' 50.0"317.02 misouth852.49 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GalkayoMon 11:26 PM875 km544 miles472 nmWest-northwest WNW
HadibuMon 11:26 PM924 km574 miles499 nmNorth N
VictoriaTue 12:26 AM994 km617 miles536 nmSouth S
BosasoMon 11:26 PM996 km619 miles538 nmNorthwest NW
MogadishuMon 11:26 PM1098 km682 miles593 nmWest-southwest WSW
AdenMon 11:26 PM1441 km896 miles778 nmNorthwest NW
DjiboutiMon 11:26 PM1527 km949 miles825 nmWest-northwest WNW
SanaMon 11:26 PM1692 km1051 miles914 nmNorthwest NW
Addis AbabaMon 11:26 PM1863 km1158 miles1006 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleTue 1:26 AM2061 km1280 miles1113 nmEast E
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