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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 01:44:00 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 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 14' South, Longitude: 68° 56' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.05 meters/second, 1526.6 km/hour, 948.6 miles/hour or 824.3 knots. The table below shows the Moon position compared to the time and date above:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.81 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 misouth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 25' 56.1"948.25 miwest0° 06' 02.5"6.93 misouth948.01 mi
24 hours13° 54' 19.7"913.66 mieast1° 52' 06.8"128.52 misouth917.63 mi

Locations with the moon near zenith

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

LocationLocal timeDistanceDirection
Port Mathurin (Rodrigues)Mon 5:44 AM603 km375 miles326 nmWest-southwest WSW
Port LouisMon 5:44 AM1222 km759 miles660 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaMon 7:44 AM1263 km785 miles682 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Saint-DenisMon 5:44 AM1445 km898 miles780 nmWest-southwest WSW
VictoriaMon 5:44 AM2103 km1306 miles1135 nmNorthwest NW
AntananarivoMon 4:44 AM2261 km1405 miles1221 nmWest W
Amsterdam IslandMon 6:44 AM2326 km1445 miles1256 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaleMon 6:44 AM2528 km1571 miles1365 nmNorth-northeast NNE
MoroniMon 4:44 AM2852 km1772 miles1540 nmWest W
Sri Jayawardenapura KotteMon 7:14 AM3028 km1882 miles1635 nmNorth-northeast NNE
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