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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 20:36:00 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 phaseFull MoonMonday, February 25, 2013 at 8:28 PM
Next phaseThird QuarterMonday, March 4, 2013 at 9:54 PM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 25, 2013 at 20:36:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 4° 19' North, Longitude: 52° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 447.94 meters/second, 1612.6 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
1 minute0° 14' 31.5"16.70 miwest0° 00' 11.2"0.22 misouth16.70 mi
1 hour14° 31' 32.6"1001.91 miwest0° 11' 17.1"12.92 misouth1002.11 mi
24 hours11° 27' 07.1"789.90 mieast4° 36' 54.4"317.10 misouth852.61 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
GalkayoMon 11:36 PM626 km389 miles338 nmWest-northwest WNW
MogadishuMon 11:36 PM838 km521 miles452 nmWest-southwest WSW
BosasoMon 11:36 PM854 km531 miles461 nmNorth-northwest NNW
HadibuMon 11:36 PM936 km582 miles505 nmNorth N
VictoriaTue 12:36 AM1041 km647 miles562 nmSouth-southeast SSE
AdenMon 11:36 PM1254 km779 miles677 nmNorthwest NW
DjiboutiMon 11:36 PM1310 km814 miles707 nmNorthwest NW
SanaMon 11:36 PM1523 km946 miles822 nmNorthwest NW
Addis AbabaMon 11:36 PM1609 km1000 miles869 nmWest-northwest WNW
NairobiMon 11:36 PM1854 km1152 miles1001 nmWest-southwest WSW

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