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 01:46:00 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 1:57 PM|
|Next phase||New Moon||Sunday, February 10, 2013 at 7:20 AM|
Position of the Moon
On Monday, February 4, 2013 at 01:46:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 424.03 meters/second, 1526.5 km/hour, 948.5 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' 56.0"||948.29 mi||west||0° 06' 02.2"||6.92 mi||south||948.04 mi|
|24 hours||13° 54' 24.0"||913.78 mi||east||1° 51' 57.7"||128.36 mi||south||917.73 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Mon 5:46 AM||1145 km||711 miles||618 nm||WSW|
|Diego Garcia||Mon 7:46 AM||1290 km||802 miles||697 nm||NNE|
|Saint-Denis||Mon 5:46 AM||1368 km||850 miles||739 nm||WSW|
|Victoria||Mon 5:46 AM||2047 km||1272 miles||1105 nm||NW|
|Antananarivo||Mon 4:46 AM||2182 km||1356 miles||1178 nm||W|
|Amsterdam Island||Mon 6:46 AM||2353 km||1462 miles||1270 nm||SSE|
|Male||Mon 6:46 AM||2546 km||1582 miles||1375 nm||NNE|
|Moroni||Mon 4:46 AM||2770 km||1721 miles||1496 nm||WNW|
|Sri Jayawardenapura Kotte||Mon 7:16 AM||3063 km||1903 miles||1654 nm||NNE|
|Mogadishu||Mon 4:46 AM||3362 km||2089 miles||1815 nm||NW|
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