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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 03:58:00 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: 66%

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 03:58:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 11° 56' South, Longitude: 10° 41' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 438.32 meters/second, 1578.0 km/hour, 980.5 miles/hour or 852.0 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 29.0"16.34 miwest0° 00' 10.0"0.19 misouth16.34 mi
1 hour14° 29' 04.4"980.28 miwest0° 09' 58.5"11.43 misouth980.05 mi
24 hours12° 40' 39.1"858.01 mieast3° 40' 28.5"252.62 misouth888.28 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
LuandaSat 4:58 AM442 km274 miles238 nmNortheast NE
LubangoSat 4:58 AM449 km279 miles242 nmSoutheast SE
HuamboSat 4:58 AM557 km346 miles301 nmEast E
MalanjeSat 4:58 AM673 km418 miles363 nmEast-northeast ENE
UígeSat 4:58 AM677 km421 miles366 nmNortheast NE
CabindaSat 4:58 AM724 km450 miles391 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Pointe-NoireSat 4:58 AM802 km498 miles433 nmNorth N
MenongueSat 4:58 AM818 km508 miles441 nmEast-southeast ESE
DolisieSat 4:58 AM882 km548 miles476 nmNorth-northeast NNE
KinshasaSat 4:58 AM984 km611 miles531 nmNorth-northeast NNE

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