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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 02:24:00 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 02:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 15° 23' South, Longitude: 46° 01' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 431.21 meters/second, 1552.4 km/hour, 964.6 miles/hour or 838.2 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 27.5"16.08 miwest0° 00' 08.4"0.16 misouth16.08 mi
1 hour14° 27' 33.1"964.33 miwest0° 08' 20.9"9.57 misouth964.06 mi
24 hours13° 18' 02.2"887.09 mieast2° 54' 17.9"199.77 misouth902.88 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
MahajangaSun 5:24 AM48 km30 miles26 nmSoutheast SE
MamoutzouSun 5:24 AM301 km187 miles162 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MutsamuduSun 5:24 AM398 km247 miles215 nmNorth-northwest NNW
AntananarivoSun 5:24 AM421 km262 miles228 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FomboniSun 5:24 AM423 km263 miles228 nmNorthwest NW
ToamasinaSun 5:24 AM473 km294 miles255 nmSoutheast SE
AntsirananaSun 5:24 AM494 km307 miles267 nmNortheast NE
MoroniSun 5:24 AM507 km315 miles274 nmNorthwest NW
AntsirabeSun 5:24 AM507 km315 miles274 nmSouth-southeast SSE
FianarantsoaSun 5:24 AM680 km423 miles367 nmSouth S
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