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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 Friday, February 7, 2014 at 19:22:00 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 QuarterThursday, February 6, 2014 at 7:23 PM
Next phaseFull MoonFriday, February 14, 2014 at 11:55 PM

Position of the Moon

On Friday, February 7, 2014 at 19:22:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 17° 50' North, Longitude: 9° 39' West

The ground speed of the movement is currently 427.20 meters/second, 1537.9 km/hour, 955.6 miles/hour or 830.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 30.4"15.93 miwest0° 00' 04.0"0.08 minorth15.93 mi
1 hour14° 30' 28.6"955.37 miwest0° 03' 58.0"4.55 minorth955.21 mi
24 hours11° 46' 51.1"775.85 mieast1° 10' 05.1"80.34 minorth777.42 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
TidjikjaFri 7:22 PM205 km127 miles111 nmWest-northwest WNW
BamakoFri 7:22 PM601 km373 miles324 nmSouth-southeast SSE
TambacoundaFri 7:22 PM623 km387 miles336 nmSouthwest SW
RossoFri 7:22 PM671 km417 miles362 nmWest-southwest WSW
NouakchottFri 7:22 PM671 km417 miles362 nmWest W
ToubaFri 7:22 PM742 km461 miles401 nmWest-southwest WSW
KoutialaFri 7:22 PM752 km467 miles406 nmSoutheast SE
GabúFri 7:22 PM787 km489 miles425 nmSouthwest SW
FarafenniFri 7:22 PM793 km493 miles428 nmSouthwest SW
BafatáFri 7:22 PM826 km513 miles446 nmSouthwest SW
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