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 01:44:00 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 01:44:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
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:
|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' 56.1"||948.25 mi||west||0° 06' 02.5"||6.93 mi||south||948.01 mi|
|24 hours||13° 54' 19.7"||913.66 mi||east||1° 52' 06.8"||128.52 mi||south||917.63 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Mon 5:44 AM||1222 km||759 miles||660 nm||WSW|
|Diego Garcia||Mon 7:44 AM||1263 km||785 miles||682 nm||NNE|
|Saint-Denis||Mon 5:44 AM||1445 km||898 miles||780 nm||WSW|
|Victoria||Mon 5:44 AM||2103 km||1306 miles||1135 nm||NW|
|Antananarivo||Mon 4:44 AM||2261 km||1405 miles||1221 nm||W|
|Amsterdam Island||Mon 6:44 AM||2326 km||1445 miles||1256 nm||SSE|
|Male||Mon 6:44 AM||2528 km||1571 miles||1365 nm||NNE|
|Moroni||Mon 4:44 AM||2852 km||1772 miles||1540 nm||W|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Mon 7:14 AM||3028 km||1882 miles||1635 nm||NNE|
|Mogadishu||Mon 4:44 AM||3423 km||2127 miles||1848 nm||NW|
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