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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 20:34:00 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: 58%

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 20:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 14° 33' South, Longitude: 130° 23' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 433.10 meters/second, 1559.2 km/hour, 968.8 miles/hour or 841.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 27.9"16.15 miwest0° 00' 08.8"0.17 misouth16.15 mi
1 hour14° 27' 57.7"968.57 miwest0° 08' 49.7"10.12 misouth968.30 mi
24 hours13° 08' 16.6"879.67 mieast3° 07' 38.6"215.04 misouth899.09 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
KatherineSun 6:04 AM202 km126 miles109 nmEast E
DarwinSun 6:04 AM236 km147 miles128 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Tennant CreekSun 6:04 AM694 km431 miles375 nmSoutheast SE
BaucauSun 5:34 AM799 km496 miles431 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SameSun 5:34 AM802 km498 miles433 nmNorthwest NW
SuaiSun 5:34 AM805 km500 miles435 nmNorthwest NW
DiliSun 5:34 AM845 km525 miles456 nmNorthwest NW
KupangSun 4:34 AM885 km550 miles478 nmWest-northwest WNW
Alice SpringsSun 6:04 AM1077 km669 miles581 nmSouth-southeast SSE
KendariSun 4:34 AM1453 km903 miles785 nmNorthwest NW

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