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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 00:40:00 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 00:40:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 23' South, Longitude: 58° 30' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.30 meters/second, 1581.5 km/hour, 982.7 miles/hour or 853.9 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' 16.7"982.47 miwest0° 10' 09.9"11.64 misouth982.25 mi
24 hours12° 35' 19.7"853.71 mieast3° 46' 05.2"259.04 misouth886.14 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
VictoriaSat 4:40 AM819 km509 miles442 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisSat 4:40 AM978 km608 miles528 nmSouth S
Saint-DenisSat 4:40 AM1100 km684 miles594 nmSouth-southwest SSW
AntananarivoSat 3:40 AM1444 km897 miles780 nmSouthwest SW
Diego GarciaSat 6:40 AM1593 km990 miles860 nmEast-northeast ENE
MoroniSat 3:40 AM1662 km1033 miles897 nmWest W
MogadishuSat 3:40 AM2079 km1292 miles1123 nmNorthwest NW
Dar es SalaamSat 3:40 AM2170 km1348 miles1172 nmWest-northwest WNW
MaleSat 5:40 AM2392 km1487 miles1292 nmNortheast NE
DodomaSat 3:40 AM2567 km1595 miles1386 nmWest W

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