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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 14, 2014 at 23:52:00 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 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 14, 2014 at 23:52:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 8° 30' North, Longitude: 3° 58' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 445.27 meters/second, 1603.0 km/hour, 996.0 miles/hour or 865.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 33.4"16.60 miwest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 misouth16.60 mi
1 hour14° 33' 29.1"995.93 miwest0° 08' 57.9"10.27 misouth996.17 mi
24 hours10° 34' 11.9"723.12 mieast3° 44' 31.3"257.14 misouth770.30 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
IbadanSat 12:52 AM126 km78 miles68 nmSouth S
AbeokutaSat 12:52 AM164 km102 miles88 nmSouth-southwest SSW
SavéSat 12:52 AM171 km106 miles92 nmWest-southwest WSW
ParakouSat 12:52 AM173 km107 miles93 nmWest-northwest WNW
LagosSat 12:52 AM237 km147 miles128 nmSouth-southwest SSW
BohiconSat 12:52 AM256 km159 miles138 nmSouthwest SW
Porto NovoSat 12:52 AM268 km167 miles145 nmSouth-southwest SSW
DjougouSat 12:52 AM285 km177 miles154 nmWest-northwest WNW
CotonouSat 12:52 AM290 km180 miles157 nmSouthwest SW
Benin CitySat 12:52 AM302 km188 miles163 nmSoutheast SE

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