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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 01:08:00 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 01:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 27' South, Longitude: 51° 44' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 439.16 meters/second, 1581.0 km/hour, 982.4 miles/hour or 853.7 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 29.3"16.37 miwest0° 00' 10.2"0.19 misouth16.37 mi
1 hour14° 29' 15.1"982.17 miwest0° 10' 08.3"11.61 misouth981.94 mi
24 hours12° 36' 04.6"854.31 mieast3° 45' 18.8"258.15 misouth886.44 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
AntsirananaSat 4:08 AM281 km175 miles152 nmWest-southwest WSW
MamoutzouSat 4:08 AM723 km449 miles390 nmWest-southwest WSW
ToamasinaSat 4:08 AM782 km486 miles422 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MutsamuduSat 4:08 AM803 km499 miles434 nmWest W
VictoriaSat 5:08 AM860 km534 miles464 nmNorth-northeast NNE
FomboniSat 4:08 AM876 km544 miles473 nmWest W
MoroniSat 4:08 AM925 km575 miles499 nmWest W
AntananarivoSat 4:08 AM941 km585 miles508 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Saint-DenisSat 5:08 AM1115 km693 miles602 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Port LouisSat 5:08 AM1144 km711 miles618 nmSouth-southeast SSE
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