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 Monday, February 4, 2013 at 01:24:00 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: 45%
|Previous phase||Third Quarter||Sunday, February 3, 2013 at 1:58 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Sunday, 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
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:
|Time||Longitude difference||Latitude difference||Total|
|1 minute||0° 14' 25.9"||15.81 mi||west||0° 00' 06.0"||0.12 mi||south||15.81 mi|
|1 hour||14° 25' 57.4"||948.46 mi||west||0° 06' 04.8"||6.97 mi||south||948.21 mi|
|24 hours||13° 53' 51.9"||913.33 mi||east||1° 53' 05.6"||129.65 mi||south||917.43 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Diego Garcia||Mon 7:24 AM||1210 km||752 miles||654 nm||N|
|Port Louis||Mon 5:24 AM||1723 km||1071 miles||930 nm||W|
|Saint-Denis||Mon 5:24 AM||1942 km||1207 miles||1049 nm||WSW|
|Amsterdam Island||Mon 6:24 AM||2204 km||1370 miles||1190 nm||S|
|Male||Mon 6:24 AM||2474 km||1538 miles||1336 nm||N|
|Victoria||Mon 5:24 AM||2494 km||1550 miles||1347 nm||NW|
|Antananarivo||Mon 4:24 AM||2768 km||1720 miles||1495 nm||W|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Mon 6:54 AM||2856 km||1774 miles||1542 nm||NNE|
|Moroni||Mon 4:24 AM||3354 km||2084 miles||1811 nm||W|
|Port-aux-Francais||Mon 6:24 AM||3471 km||2157 miles||1874 nm||S|
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