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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 02:06:00 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 02:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at Latitude: 18° 16' South, Longitude: 63° 39' East

The ground speed of the movement is currently 423.94 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:

TimeLongitude differenceLatitude differenceTotal
laterDegreesDistanceDirectionDegreesDistanceDirectionDistance
1 minute0° 14' 25.9"15.81 miwest0° 00' 06.0"0.12 misouth15.81 mi
1 hour14° 25' 54.6"948.03 miwest0° 06' 00.1"6.88 misouth947.78 mi
24 hours13° 54' 50.2"914.02 mieast1° 51' 01.9"127.29 misouth917.85 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 6:06 AM159 km99 miles86 nmSouth S
Port LouisMon 6:06 AM680 km423 miles367 nmWest-southwest WSW
Saint-DenisMon 6:06 AM907 km564 miles490 nmWest-southwest WSW
Diego GarciaMon 8:06 AM1538 km956 miles831 nmNortheast NE
AntananarivoMon 5:06 AM1704 km1059 miles920 nmWest W
VictoriaMon 6:06 AM1753 km1089 miles947 nmNorth-northwest NNW
MoroniMon 5:06 AM2308 km1434 miles1246 nmWest-northwest WNW
Amsterdam IslandMon 7:06 AM2554 km1587 miles1379 nmSouth-southeast SSE
MaleMon 7:06 AM2708 km1683 miles1462 nmNorth-northeast NNE
Dar es SalaamMon 5:06 AM2930 km1820 miles1582 nmWest-northwest WNW
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