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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 01:24:00 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: 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 01:24:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 12' South, Longitude: 73° 45' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.14 meters/second, 1526.9 km/hour, 948.8 miles/hour or 824.5 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.81 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 misouth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 25' 57.4"948.46 miwest0° 06' 04.8"6.97 misouth948.21 mi
24 hours13° 53' 51.9"913.33 mieast1° 53' 05.6"129.65 misouth917.43 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 7:24 AM1210 km752 miles654 nmNorth N
Port LouisMon 5:24 AM1723 km1071 miles930 nmWest W
Saint-DenisMon 5:24 AM1942 km1207 miles1049 nmWest-southwest WSW
Amsterdam IslandMon 6:24 AM2204 km1370 miles1190 nmSouth S
MaleMon 6:24 AM2474 km1538 miles1336 nmNorth N
VictoriaMon 5:24 AM2494 km1550 miles1347 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoMon 4:24 AM2768 km1720 miles1495 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 6:54 AM2856 km1774 miles1542 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniMon 4:24 AM3354 km2084 miles1811 nmWest W
Port-aux-FrancaisMon 6:24 AM3471 km2157 miles1874 nmSouth S

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