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 symbolizes the position of the Moon, and the yellow sun symbolizes the position of the sun.
Change time and date
|< 4 weeks||4 weeks >||March equinox|
|< 1 day||1 day >||June solstice|
|< 12 hours||12 hours >||September equinox|
|< 6 hours||6 hours >||December solstice|
|< 1 hour||1 hour >||Now/Current time|
|< 10 minutes||10 minutes >|
- The bright part of the map shows where the moon is over the horizon on Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 01:44:00 UTC.
- The Sun's position is marked with this 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: . 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.
Fraction of moon illuminated: 56%
|Previous phase||Full Moon||Sunday, January 27, 2013 at 4:40 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.43 meters/second, 1553.1 km/hour, 965.1 miles/hour or 838.6 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 27.5"||16.08 mi||west||0° 00' 08.4"||0.16 mi||south||16.08 mi|
|1 hour||14° 27' 36.0"||964.82 mi||west||0° 08' 24.3"||9.63 mi||south||964.54 mi|
|24 hours||13° 16' 55.6"||886.25 mi||east||2° 55' 52.4"||201.57 mi||south||902.45 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Sun 5:44 AM||573 km||356 miles||309 nm||SSE|
|Saint-Denis||Sun 5:44 AM||618 km||384 miles||334 nm||S|
|Toamasina||Sun 4:44 AM||738 km||459 miles||398 nm||WSW|
|Antananarivo||Sun 4:44 AM||954 km||593 miles||515 nm||WSW|
|Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)||Sun 5:44 AM||956 km||594 miles||516 nm||ESE|
|Victoria||Sun 5:44 AM||1181 km||734 miles||638 nm||N|
|Moroni||Sun 4:44 AM||1400 km||870 miles||756 nm||WNW|
|Dar es Salaam||Sun 4:44 AM||2018 km||1254 miles||1090 nm||WNW|
|Diego Garcia||Sun 7:44 AM||2029 km||1261 miles||1095 nm||ENE|
|Mogadishu||Sun 4:44 AM||2229 km||1385 miles||1204 nm||NNW|
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