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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 Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 00:34:00 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: 56%

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 Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 08' South, Longitude: 72° 32' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.81 meters/second, 1554.5 km/hour, 965.9 miles/hour or 839.4 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.10 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 misouth16.10 mi
1 hour14° 27' 41.0"965.66 miwest0° 08' 30.2"9.74 misouth965.39 mi
24 hours13° 14' 58.7"884.78 mieast2° 58' 35.6"204.68 misouth901.69 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaSun 6:34 AM863 km536 miles466 nmNorth N
Port LouisSun 4:34 AM1689 km1049 miles912 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisSun 4:34 AM1916 km1190 miles1034 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleSun 5:34 AM2138 km1329 miles1154 nmNorth N
VictoriaSun 4:34 AM2202 km1368 miles1189 nmWest-northwest WNW
Amsterdam IslandSun 5:34 AM2560 km1591 miles1382 nmSouth S
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 6:04 AM2568 km1596 miles1387 nmNorth-northeast NNE
ColomboSun 6:04 AM2569 km1597 miles1387 nmNorth-northeast NNE
AntananarivoSun 3:34 AM2694 km1674 miles1454 nmWest-southwest WSW
BengaluruSun 6:04 AM3157 km1962 miles1705 nmNorth N
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