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 02:06:00 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 02:06:00 UTC the Moon is at its zenith at
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:
|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' 54.6"||948.08 mi||west||0° 06' 00.0"||6.88 mi||south||947.83 mi|
|24 hours||13° 54' 51.7"||914.10 mi||east||1° 50' 58.7"||127.23 mi||south||917.93 mi|
Locations with the moon near zenith
The following table shows 10 locations with moon near zenith position in the sky.
|Port Louis||Mon 6:06 AM||653 km||406 miles||353 nm||WSW|
|Saint-Denis||Mon 6:06 AM||881 km||547 miles||475 nm||WSW|
|Diego Garcia||Mon 8:06 AM||1556 km||967 miles||840 nm||NE|
|Antananarivo||Mon 5:06 AM||1675 km||1041 miles||905 nm||W|
|Victoria||Mon 6:06 AM||1739 km||1080 miles||939 nm||NNW|
|Moroni||Mon 5:06 AM||2281 km||1417 miles||1232 nm||WNW|
|Amsterdam Island||Mon 7:06 AM||2568 km||1596 miles||1387 nm||SSE|
|Male||Mon 7:06 AM||2720 km||1690 miles||1469 nm||NNE|
|Dar es Salaam||Mon 5:06 AM||2903 km||1804 miles||1568 nm||WNW|
|Mogadishu||Mon 5:06 AM||2993 km||1860 miles||1616 nm||NW|
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