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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 00:56:00 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 00:56:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 11' South, Longitude: 67° 14' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.69 meters/second, 1554.1 km/hour, 965.7 miles/hour or 839.1 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.7"16.09 miwest0° 00' 08.5"0.16 misouth16.09 mi
1 hour14° 27' 39.4"965.40 miwest0° 08' 28.4"9.71 misouth965.12 mi
24 hours13° 15' 35.4"885.24 mieast2° 57' 44.6"203.71 misouth901.93 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Sun 4:56 AM641 km398 miles346 nmSouthwest SW
Diego GarciaSun 6:56 AM1037 km644 miles560 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Port LouisSun 4:56 AM1170 km727 miles632 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisSun 4:56 AM1396 km868 miles754 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaSun 4:56 AM1740 km1081 miles940 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoSun 3:56 AM2137 km1328 miles1154 nmWest-southwest WSW
MaleSun 5:56 AM2250 km1398 miles1215 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniSun 3:56 AM2623 km1630 miles1416 nmWest W
Amsterdam IslandSun 5:56 AM2705 km1681 miles1461 nmSouth-southeast SSE
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteSun 6:26 AM2814 km1749 miles1519 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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