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 02:08:00 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 02:08:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.30 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"||964.53 mi||west||0° 08' 22.3"||9.59 mi||south||964.25 mi|
|24 hours||13° 17' 35.6"||886.75 mi||east||2° 54' 55.8"||200.49 mi||south||902.71 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Toamasina||Sun 5:08 AM||314 km||195 miles||169 nm||S|
|Antsiranana||Sun 5:08 AM||346 km||215 miles||187 nm||N|
|Mahajanga||Sun 5:08 AM||384 km||239 miles||208 nm||W|
|Antananarivo||Sun 5:08 AM||467 km||290 miles||252 nm||SSW|
|Mamoutzou||Sun 5:08 AM||576 km||358 miles||311 nm||WNW|
|Antsirabe||Sun 5:08 AM||583 km||363 miles||315 nm||SSW|
|Mutsamudu||Sun 5:08 AM||689 km||428 miles||372 nm||WNW|
|Fomboni||Sun 5:08 AM||745 km||463 miles||402 nm||WNW|
|Moroni||Sun 5:08 AM||823 km||511 miles||444 nm||WNW|
|Saint-Denis||Sun 6:08 AM||850 km||528 miles||459 nm||SE|
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