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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 00:44:00 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 00:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 08' South, Longitude: 83° 22' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.33 meters/second, 1527.6 km/hour, 949.2 miles/hour or 824.8 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' 00.1"948.88 miwest0° 06' 09.2"7.06 misouth948.63 mi
24 hours13° 52' 55.8"912.67 mieast1° 55' 02.8"131.89 misouth917.02 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 6:44 AM1684 km1047 miles909 nmNorthwest NW
Amsterdam IslandMon 5:44 AM2252 km1399 miles1216 nmSouth-southwest SSW
MaleMon 5:44 AM2694 km1674 miles1455 nmNorth-northwest NNW
Port LouisMon 4:44 AM2729 km1696 miles1474 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 6:14 AM2792 km1735 miles1508 nmNorth N
JakartaMon 7:44 AM2870 km1783 miles1550 nmEast-northeast ENE
Saint-DenisMon 4:44 AM2943 km1829 miles1589 nmWest W
Kuala LumpurMon 8:44 AM3094 km1922 miles1670 nmNortheast NE
SingaporeMon 8:44 AM3105 km1929 miles1677 nmNortheast NE
VictoriaMon 4:44 AM3386 km2104 miles1828 nmWest-northwest WNW

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