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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 Monday, February 4, 2013 at 00:34:00 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: 45%

Previous phaseThird QuarterSunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM
Next phaseNew MoonSunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:21 AM

Position of the Moon

On Monday, February 4, 2013 at 00:34:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 07' South, Longitude: 85° 47' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.37 meters/second, 1527.7 km/hour, 949.3 miles/hour or 824.9 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.82 miwest0° 00' 06.1"0.12 misouth15.82 mi
1 hour14° 26' 00.7"948.99 miwest0° 06' 10.3"7.08 misouth948.74 mi
24 hours13° 52' 41.7"912.50 mieast1° 55' 31.9"132.44 misouth916.92 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Diego GarciaMon 6:34 AM1876 km1166 miles1013 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandMon 5:34 AM2324 km1444 miles1255 nmSouth-southwest SSW
JakartaMon 7:34 AM2640 km1641 miles1426 nmEast-northeast ENE
MaleMon 5:34 AM2809 km1745 miles1517 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 6:04 AM2839 km1764 miles1533 nmNorth-northwest NNW
SingaporeMon 8:34 AM2919 km1814 miles1576 nmNortheast NE
Kuala LumpurMon 8:34 AM2928 km1819 miles1581 nmNortheast NE
Port LouisMon 4:34 AM2981 km1852 miles1609 nmWest W
Saint-DenisMon 4:34 AM3194 km1985 miles1725 nmWest W
PontianakMon 7:34 AM3263 km2028 miles1762 nmNortheast NE

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