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 02:04:00 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: 44%
|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 02:04:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.95 meters/second, 1526.2 km/hour, 948.3 miles/hour or 824.1 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' 54.7"||948.04 mi||west||0° 06' 00.2"||6.88 mi||south||947.79 mi|
|24 hours||13° 54' 48.9"||914.01 mi||east||1° 51' 04.7"||127.34 mi||south||917.84 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Mon 6:04 AM||701 km||436 miles||379 nm||WSW|
|Saint-Denis||Mon 6:04 AM||928 km||577 miles||501 nm||WSW|
|Diego Garcia||Mon 8:04 AM||1524 km||947 miles||823 nm||NE|
|Antananarivo||Mon 5:04 AM||1726 km||1072 miles||932 nm||W|
|Victoria||Mon 6:04 AM||1765 km||1097 miles||953 nm||NNW|
|Moroni||Mon 5:04 AM||2330 km||1448 miles||1258 nm||WNW|
|Amsterdam Island||Mon 7:04 AM||2543 km||1580 miles||1373 nm||SSE|
|Male||Mon 7:04 AM||2698 km||1677 miles||1457 nm||NNE|
|Dar es Salaam||Mon 5:04 AM||2950 km||1833 miles||1593 nm||WNW|
|Mogadishu||Mon 5:04 AM||3027 km||1881 miles||1635 nm||NW|
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