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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 Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 00:30:00 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: 67%

Previous phaseFull MoonSunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM
Next phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM

Position of the Moon

On Saturday, February 2, 2013 at 00:30:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 21' South, Longitude: 60° 55' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.35 meters/second, 1581.6 km/hour, 982.8 miles/hour or 854.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.38 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 misouth16.38 mi
1 hour14° 29' 17.3"982.58 miwest0° 10' 10.3"11.65 misouth982.36 mi
24 hours12° 35' 03.6"853.49 mieast3° 46' 21.8"259.35 misouth886.03 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaSat 4:30 AM957 km594 miles517 nmNorthwest NW
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Sat 4:30 AM960 km597 miles519 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port LouisSat 4:30 AM1042 km647 miles562 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-DenisSat 4:30 AM1205 km749 miles651 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Diego GarciaSat 6:30 AM1340 km832 miles723 nmEast-northeast ENE
AntananarivoSat 3:30 AM1664 km1034 miles898 nmWest-southwest WSW
MoroniSat 3:30 AM1926 km1196 miles1040 nmWest W
MaleSat 5:30 AM2213 km1375 miles1195 nmNortheast NE
MogadishuSat 3:30 AM2273 km1412 miles1227 nmNorthwest NW
Dar es SalaamSat 3:30 AM2428 km1509 miles1311 nmWest W

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