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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 02:04:00 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: 44%

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 02:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 16' South, Longitude: 64° 08' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.95 meters/second, 1526.2 km/hour, 948.4 miles/hour or 824.1 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' 54.8"948.05 miwest0° 06' 00.3"6.89 misouth947.80 mi
24 hours13° 54' 47.5"913.99 mieast1° 51' 08.0"127.40 misouth917.83 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 6:04 AM174 km108 miles94 nmSouth-southwest SSW
Port LouisMon 6:04 AM729 km453 miles393 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisMon 6:04 AM955 km594 miles516 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaMon 8:04 AM1506 km936 miles813 nmNortheast NE
AntananarivoMon 5:04 AM1754 km1090 miles947 nmWest W
VictoriaMon 6:04 AM1780 km1106 miles961 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MoroniMon 5:04 AM2357 km1465 miles1273 nmWest-northwest WNW
Amsterdam IslandMon 7:04 AM2530 km1572 miles1366 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaleMon 7:04 AM2687 km1669 miles1451 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Dar es SalaamMon 5:04 AM2976 km1849 miles1607 nmWest-northwest WNW
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