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 02:06:00 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 4:39 AM|
|Next phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:57 PM|
Position of the Moon
On Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 02:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.31 meters/second, 1552.7 km/hour, 964.8 miles/hour or 838.4 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' 34.3"||964.60 mi||west||0° 08' 22.3"||9.60 mi||south||964.33 mi|
|24 hours||13° 17' 34.0"||886.79 mi||east||2° 54' 57.9"||200.54 mi||south||902.76 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Toamasina||Sun 5:06 AM||318 km||198 miles||172 nm||SSW|
|Antsiranana||Sun 5:06 AM||351 km||218 miles||189 nm||NNW|
|Mahajanga||Sun 5:06 AM||407 km||253 miles||220 nm||W|
|Antananarivo||Sun 5:06 AM||480 km||298 miles||259 nm||SW|
|Antsirabe||Sun 5:06 AM||596 km||370 miles||322 nm||SSW|
|Mamoutzou||Sun 5:06 AM||596 km||370 miles||322 nm||WNW|
|Mutsamudu||Sun 5:06 AM||709 km||441 miles||383 nm||WNW|
|Fomboni||Sun 5:06 AM||765 km||476 miles||413 nm||WNW|
|Saint-Denis||Sun 6:06 AM||834 km||518 miles||450 nm||SE|
|Moroni||Sun 5:06 AM||843 km||524 miles||455 nm||WNW|
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